The entire globe is facing an economic set back due to the lockdown caused by the novel virus, while all seem abnormal. With the pandemic the story sounds encouraging to the CEO of Facebook.
Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, now ranked the third richest man in the world makkny $30bn to his wealth in two months earning him the title of the third richest in the world. According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index ranking updated on May 21, Zuckerberg is now worth an estimated $87.8bn, placing him above billionaires such as Berkshire Hathaway, CEO Warren Buffet and fashion mogul, Bernard Arnault.
In mid-March, Zuckerberg was worth $57.5bn and placed fifth on the list of the world’s richest but the lockdown increased his financial worth.
Zuckerbeg also recently stated that Facebbok would be giving out $10m to groups fighting racial injustice in the wake of George Floyds death.