Elon Musk Surpasses Jeff Bezos to Become World’s Richest Person

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is now the richest person on the planet. According to Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index, Musk’s net worth surpassed 188-billion-dollars today.

This comes after a boost in Tesla’s share price. This now puts him ahead of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, whose net worth is around 185-billion-dollars.