Billionaire Gautam Adani has been ranked as the fourth richest person in the world by Forbes’ Real Time Billionaires List. According to the list, Adani has a net worth of $116.3 billion, while Bill Gates’ net worth stands at $104.7 billion. Reliance Industries (RIL) chairman and managing director Mukesh Ambani has been ranked on the 10th spot with a net worth of $90 billion.
Gates is believed to have slipped in the rankings after he announced that he would donate $20 billion from his wealth to his non-profit organisation. The richest woman on the list is L’Oreal’s Francoise Bettencourt Meyers and family with a net worth of $71 billion. She is placed on the 15th spot.
However, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, Adani is still behind Gates. According to the list, Adani is ranked fifth with $111 billion, while Gates is on the fourth spot with a net worth of $116 billion. Mukesh Ambani has been ranked at the 11th spot with a net worth of $88.5 billion.