Musk Becomes the Richest Person Ever

Tesla‘s CEO saw his fortune increase by $4.1 billion on Tuesday, reaching an unprecedented level of $213 billion.

Elon Musk has just become the richest man ever. The Tesla CEO‘s fortune plummeted by $4.13 billion on Tuesday as the electric car maker’s shares appreciated, and his wealth is now valued at $213 billion, according to the multi-millionaires index. from Bloomberg.

Musk surpassed the previous record, which belonged to his “arch-enemy” Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon, when in July this year he totaled 211 billion dollars of personal fortune.

On the Billionaires List, Elon Musk has a $16 billion lead over Bezos. Closing the podium is Frenchman Bernard Arnault, owner of Louis Vuitton’s luxury empire, with “only” 160 billion dollars.