Amazon chief Jeff Bezos isn’t just the world’s richest person, he’s also the first to rack up over $200 billion in wealth, according to Forbes. Amazon stock has been climbing through the pandemic as consumers increasingly shop online, sending his net worth up by about $87 billion since January. Several tech CEOs have seen their wealth balloon in recent months as tech companies increasingly dominate the stock market, with Apple, Amazon, Microsoft (LinkedIn’s parent), Facebook and Alphabet reaching a combined value of over $7 trillion.

Marcus Siddons
Author:Marcus Siddons

Originally from the UK I have extensive international business experience in the digital media and advertising space across Europe, Middle East and Asia Pacific regions. The industry remains as exciting and fast moving as ever as it connects people, technology and creativity. The very things that attracted me to it over 18 years ago.