1-Carlos Slim Helu - Mexican businessman of 72 years, owned telecommunications company Telecom, currently resides in her native Mexico, the father of 6 children and shares his wealth and business with much of his family. His fortune is 69 billion dollars.
2-Bill Gates - For a long time the richest man on earth, creator of Microsoft, U.S. 56, known for his philanthropy. His fortune is 61 billion dollars.
3-Warren Buffet - Investor U.S. 81, linked to Berkshire Hathaway. His fortune is 44 billion dollars.
4-Bernard Arnault - French businessman, is 61 and owns the prestigious fashion company Louis Vuitton , richest man in Europe. His fortune is 41 billion dollars.
5-Amancio Ortega Gaona - Spanish textile businessman, founder of Inditex and Zara store chain, has 64 years. His fortune is 37.5 billion dollars.
6-Larry Ellison - Oracle Founder, famous for his eccentricities, is American and has 67 years. His fortune is 36 billion dollars.
7-Eike Batista - 56 year old Brazilian businessman, president of Grupo EBX (energy and mines). His fortune is 30 billion dollars.
8-Stefan Persson - Norwegian businessman, has 64 years, and is the main shareholder of the group Hennes & Mauritz. His fortune is 26 billion dollars.
9-Li Ka-shing - Empresari and Chinese investor, has 84 years of age, chairman of Cheung Kong Holdings and is the richest man in Asia. His fortune is 25.5 billion dollars.
10-Karl Albrecht - German businessman, with his brother Theo founded the discount supermarket chain Aldi has 92. His fortune is 25.4 billion dollars.