Being the superpower, America is one of those richest countries that enjoys the existence of richest people of the world. Having said this, we have always been sharing the richlists of the world and here we are again with top 10 richest Americans in 2014. Have a look!
10. Jack Dorsey
Net worth: $2.7 billion
He is the cofounder of Twitter along with Ev Williams, Biz Stone, and Noah Glass and has derived a huge sum of his investments into his fortune from this current ownership of the company which stands around more than four percent.
09. Robert Pera
Net worth: $2.8 billion
Although he started as hardware engineer at Apple but later started his own tech company Ubiquiti Networks in order to have more success after. His company focuses on developing markets, saves costs small to out compete recognized entrants like Motorola on price while keeping strong revenue limitations.
08. Travis Kalanick
Net worth: $3 billion
He is the CEO of Uber Technologies that is now a famous ride sharing service that has generated more than one billion dollars from the private equity investors and is competing really hard with the taxi services among the entire America.
07. Sean Parker
Net worth: $3 billion
He is the cofounder and the president of Facebook ad has now his attention towards politics as well. He has started brigade media which is a system to connect the technology to the enhanced public arrangements.
06. Nick Woodman
Net worth: $3.9 billion
He is the founder of the most popular wearable video camera company known as GoPro that has made his net worth go triple in the amount in just a year. He first built his first camera prototype only with the help of his mother’s sewing machine and a drill and then started his own company in the year 2002.
05. Elizabeth Holmes
Net worth: $4.5 billion
She is the founder of the Palo Alto, Calif which is a famous blood testing company. Her labs are famous for the quick testing of the drops of blood at a price rate which is affordable for all the citizens.
04. Scott Duncan
Net worth: $7 billion
He has inherited his wealth which is the major portion of his money from his late father Dan Duncan’s energy pipeline empire. His father was the richest man in the Huston who died in 2010 at the age of 77.
03. Jan Koum
Net worth: $7.6 billion
In 2009, he started his own App now used by millions of users called Whatsapp which has currently 600 million users and is the biggest mobile massaging services in the entire world. It was bight by Facebook for $19 billion in cash and stock in February.
02. Dustin Moskovitz
Net worth: $8.1 billion
He has his own software firm Asana but manages to devote some of his time to the good deeds and thus give millions to such causes as malaria eradication and marriage equality.
01. Mark Zuckerberg
Net worth: $34 billion
He is the founder and CEO of Facebook which is the most famous social media website adding $15 billion to Mark Zuckerberg’s net worth over the past year, making him the main gainer on the list in terms of money.