At the top is Facebook co-founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg , who at 31 years of age has an estimated net worth of $41.6 billion. The youngest person among the ranks also hails from the tech industry: Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel, who has amassed a fortune of $1.9 billion at the age of 25.
There are six women on the list, including Huiyan Yang. She is the 34-year-old vice chairman of Chinese real estate developer Country Garden Holdings, who with an estimated net worth of $5.9 billion takes third place on the list and ranks as the richest woman.
Check out the top 12 below:
|Rank||Name||Net worth (USD billions)||Company||Industry||Country||Age||Source of wealth|
|2||Dustin Aaron Moskovitz||9.3||Asana||Tech||U.S.||31||Self-made|
|3||Huiyan Yang||5.9||Country Garden Holdings||Real estate||China||34||Inheritance|
|4||Eduardo Luiz Saverin||5.3||99||Tech||Brazil||33||Self-made|
|5||Scott Daniel Duncan||5||Enterprise Products Partners||Oil and gas||U.S.||32||Inheritance|
|6||Elizabeth A. Holmes||4.5||Theranos||Health tech||U.S.||31||Self-made|
|10||Thomas Persson||2.7||Hennes & Mauritz (H&M)||Retail||Sweden||30||Inheritance|
|11||Kelly Fuli Zong||2.7||Hangzhou Wahaha Group||Beverage (and food)||China||33||Inheritance|
|12||Xiang Sun||2.6||Sinogiant Group||Iron, mining and steel||China||33||Self-made/inheritance|