Jeff Bezos, head of the online trading company Amazon and billionaire, has been named the richest American for the third year in a row.
American magazine Forbes has released a list of the 400 richest Americans this year, according to which Amazon owner Jeff Bezos topped the list of the richest Americans for the third year in a row with assets of 179 billion dollars.
Microsoft founder Bill Gates is second on the list with 111 billion dollars and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is third with 85 billion dollars.
US President Donald Trump is also on the list of the 400 richest Americans, but his ranking has dropped and he has moved from 275 to 352 with assets of 2.5 billion dollars.
This year’s list of the richest Americans includes 18 newcomers, including Eric Yuan, CEO of Zoom Video Applications.