Jeff Bezos of Amazon has officially been declared the wealthiest man of all time.
Despite the pandemic that forced a lot of organisations to shutdown and some people were laid off, Amazon’s CEO (Jeff Bezos) still bloomed and in fact, is doing better than he was before his divorce.
Bezos is reportedly worth $127billion, and the majority of his wealth his linked to Amazon which he owns about 12% of the company, which is 57 million shares. Amazon’s sales rose by 56% in just 6 months of the year.
Amazon gave out over $500 million dollars to frontline workers and even increased their workers pay despite the pandemic.