22.03.2018 by Tiago Veloso

The annual Global 500 report from Brand Finance is out and the news is in: Amazon’s value increased a whopping 42%, bringing them to a net worth of $150.8 million and the top spot on the list, edging out both Google and Apple. Of course, the e-commerce giant has one man largely to thank for its incredible success – Founder and CEO, Jeff Bezos.

Bezos has a net worth of $132 billion, officially making him the wealthiest man in the world. (Yes, even wealthier than Bill Gates.) Just how did a man with a dream to sell books online become a ground-breaking tech giant? We explored the rise of Jeff Bezos with this interactive infographic:



Infogram Insights’ offers a deeper look at relevant, newsworthy topics – visualized with Infogram. Every week we explore the data that is forever changing our world. Sign up or log in to Infogram to make an infographic like the one in this post!