BI Chinese station reported July 22
Amazon CEO Jeff & middot; Bezos (Jeff Bezos) has become the world's third richest.
According to Bloomberg, as of Thursday, Bezos total wealth reached $ 65.05 billion, compared with Berkshire - Hathaway founder Warren & middot; US $ 32 million Buffett (Warren Buffet) high.
Thus, the total wealth Bezos just below the two were Hispanic Business tycoon, Zara founder Amancio & middot; Ortega (Amancio Ortega), and Microsoft co-founder Bill & middot; Gates (Bill Gates) .
Bezos wealth rose mainly due to the shares he holds in the Amazon. Currently, Amazon has become the No. 5 market capitalization of the company, second only to Apple, Alphabet, Microsoft and Exxon Mobil.
Since February, Amazon's stock soared in less than five months time rose more than 50%.
In April this year, Bezos just over the Mexican telecommunications magnate Hengkaluosi & middot; Slim (Carlos Slim), the world's fourth richest.
But Bloomberg noted that Buffett July donated $ 2.2 billion, which affected his personal wealth situation.
Next week, Amazon will release quarterly earnings, while the total wealth Bezos is likely to rise further. Many analysts expect Amazon will be very strong this quarter.
However, Bezos is not expected to hold any celebrations for the growth of wealth. He is known for frugality, and that Amazon is consistent with the corporate culture.