Amazon casse les prix, Jeff Bezos augmente sa fortune

18 Juillet, 2018, 13:06 | Auteur: Auguste Feret
  • Business: La fortune de Jeff Bezos l’homme le plus riche au monde a atteint un autre niveau

L'estimation de la richesse de l'entrepreneur de 54 ans dépassé 150 milliards de dollars (127 milliards d'euros) ce lundi. Mais il a franchi depuis mardi 10 juillet 2018, le seuil de la centaine de milliards de dollars.

Forbes a commencé à suivre les milliardaires de la planète en 1987. Rappelons que ce niveau n'a jamais été atteint par un seul homme, même Bill Gates.

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C'est tout naturellement en plein Prime Days que Jeff Bezos, CEO d'Amazon, vient d'être reconnu l'homme le plus riche de toute l'histoire avec 151 milliards de dollars de fortune estimée. Il a fondé Amazon, à l'origine une simple librairie en ligne, en 1994.

Jeff Bezos a notamment racheté le journal de référence américain Washington Post en 2013.

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