Properly, that was fast.
Elon Musk is now value $187 billion, in response to the newest installment of the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, making him the wealthiest man on the earth.
Final December, the chief of Area X, Tesla, and Twitter was dethroned because the world’s richest man by Bernard Arnault, the French tycoon who owns 48% of style firm LVMH.
However Musk regained the highest spot at this time, edging out Arnault by $2 billion. For these retaining rating at house, the third richest man on the earth is Amazon govt chairman Jeff Bezos with a paltry $117 billion.
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begin to 2023 for Musk
Regardless of some monetary setbacks late final yr, together with breaking the Guinness World Document for the most important lack of private fortune ever, Musk has acquired some excellent news over the previous few months.
First, Tesla inventory has rallied considerably after dropping nearly 70%. Musk additionally tweeted that Twitter is on tempo to interrupt even after struggling huge losses in 2022.
Final 3 months had been extraordinarily robust, as needed to save Twitter from chapter, whereas fulfilling important Tesla & SpaceX duties. Would not want that ache on anybody.
Twitter nonetheless has challenges, however is now trending to breakeven if we preserve at it. Public assist is far appreciated!
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) February 5, 2023
Musk has additionally had some authorized victories. Final month, Tesla shareholders sued him for making false statements in his tweets in 2018 about taking the corporate personal. The jury sided with Musk, clearing him of any wrongdoing.