15 Richest Internet Entrepreneurs in the World

11. Hiroshi Mikitani Net Worth – $9 Billion

Hiroshi Mikitani

Hiroshi Mikitani, a Japanese businessman is the chairman and CEO of Japan’s biggest retailer Rakuten. He founded this company in 1997. It is one of the ten largest internet companies in the world. Its annual revenues include $5 billion. He has an estimated net worth of $9 billion. He holds 9th position on “Richest Internet Entrepreneur of All Time” list. He holds a stake of $100 million in a photo-sharing site Pinterest and Canada’s e-book reader company Kobo. He served as the chairman of Fusion Communications Corporation, director of Kobo Incorporation and chairman of Crimson Football Club. He continues acquiring companies to challenge the powerful organizations like Amazon and eBay.

12. Charles Schwab Net Worth – $8 Billion

Charles Schwab

Charles Schwab, an American businessman and an active investor has an estimated net worth of $8 billion. He is the founder of Charles Schwab Corporation. It is a discount brokerage firm with 300 offices in U.S and a client base of 8 million, approximately. He left the CEO position of his eponymous firm, still serves as chairman and largest individual shareholder with 15% of stake. When he was diagnosed with dyslexia, he formed the Charles and Helen Schwab foundation, helping dyslexic children. This foundation donates to the educational causes. It donated $1 million to KIPP foundation. His site schwab.com has revolutionized online investing and has become one of the largest financial service providers in the world.

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