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[Infographic] The Richest People In Tech

Warning: These folks are rich. From Bill Gates and Larry Ellison to Mark Zuckerberg and Jeff Bezos, the founders of the world’s largest tech companies not only have influence across the technology world, their incredible wealth also gives them incredible social and political clout.

Think of it – between them the top ten technology billionaires have a collective worth of over $316 billion in total. That’s more than the whole Gross Domestic Product generated by Denmark, the world’s 33rd largest economy, in 2012.

Here’s an infographic to show you just how filthy, stinking rich they are:

[Infographic credit: CWCS]



Daniel Goh is the founder and chief editor of Young | Upstarts, as well as an F&B entrepreneur. Daniel has a background in public relations, and is interested in issues in entrepreneurship, small business, marketing, public relations and the online space. He can be reached at daniel [at] youngupstarts [dot] com.

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