For the first time Elon Musk entered top 10 of the richest men according to Forbes

American entrepreneur, founder of SpaceX company Elon Musk first entered the top ten richest people on the planet according to Forbes magazine. This information was published on the website of the edition on Wednesday, July 15.

According to the magazine, at the moment the state of Musk is estimated at $ 70.8 billion, with most of the increase in the state of the entrepreneur is associated with a sharp increase in the value of shares of the company Tesla, which Musk leads.

Back in mid-March, the company’s share price was about $400 per share, but at the close of trading on Wednesday, July 15, the value of one Tesla share was estimated at $ 1541. At the moment, Elon Musk is located on the eighth line of the rating of the richest people in the world, writes TASS.

July 12, it was reported that the former wife of the head of Amazon Mackenzie Bezos became the richest woman in the United States. Her fortune is estimated at $62.3 billion.