Despite the economic repercussions left by Coronavirus in the countries of the world, the emerging virus seems to make Jeff Bezos richer.
According to the “Lad Pebble” website, the richest man in the world, the founder of the Amazon company, is on his way to become the first trillionaire in the world by 2026.
The “comparison” website analyzed data from the Forbes list of the world’s richest men, to calculate the annual wealth growth rate of the world’s rich.
The website found that Bezos, whose wealth is estimated at more than 140 billion dollars, could become the first trillionaire in the world in 2026, by which time he would be 62 years old.
The study also expected that Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg, would become the youngest trillionaire in the world after 10 years, that is, in 2036, when he would be 51 years old.
Bezos is doing well now despite the Corona pandemic duet o the high demand for online shopping.
It is noteworthy that Bezos, 56, contributed part of his wealth to helping those in need during the pandemic.
Last month, he donated $ 100 million to US food banks, which are struggling to feed a huge number of Americans who have lost their jobs due to the virus.