Indian businessman Gautam Adani has overtaken Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates to become the 4th richest person in the world. It is stated that the 60 year old business tycoon’s net worth reached $115.5 billion overtaking Bill Gates net worth of $104.6 billion.
Elon Musk, founder of Tesla and SpaceX tops the list with $235.8 billion. Musk was involved in a huge controversy when he bid to buy Twitter and abandoned his bid later on.
Adani has a conglomerate spanning ports, mines and green energy. Mukesh Ambani ranks 10th on the list with $90 billion. Some of Adani Group’s listed stocks have soared more than 600 percent . He recently overtook Ambani as Asia’s richest person.