Inc.com publishes a list of the world's 10 richest entrepreneurs. The online magazine notes that of the 21 wealthiest people in American identified by Forbes.com, 10 of them are entrepreneurs, as of March 2014.
According to Inc.com, topping the list as the wealthiest entrepreneur in the world is Bill Gates, with a net worth of $76 billion as of 2014. No. 2 on the list with a net worth of $72 billion is Carlos Slim Helu, a Mexican telecommunications executive. Amancio Ortega, a Spanish fashion executive, is the third richest entrepreneur with a net worth of $64 billion. Bankrate.com also has a list of the 10 wealthiest entrepreneurs. Bill Gates also tops this list, with his net worth listed as $85.7 billion as of July 2015.