Jeff Bezos, who invented is an American philanthropist, businessman and space explorer

He first became the richest person in the world in 2017 surpassing Bill Gates and stayed in this list till 2021

He started Amazon company in 1994, setting up his business in his garage. Now, according to company’s SEC filing, he owns 55 million shares of Amazon

Jeff Bezos has a net worth of $150 billion

As the owner of 12% of Amazon's shares, Jeff is essentially worth $120 billion for every $1 trillion market cap milestone

He lost $36 billion of his fortune as a result of his divorce from MacKenzie Bezos

He sells roughly $1 billion worth of shares every year as part of a planned stock sale arrangement