Jeff Bezos is currently the richest man in the world and he is the richest man in modern history with a fortune of more than $130 billion mark, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. Amazon’s chief Jeff Bezos is the first person with a net worth surpassing $150 billion in the 3 decades that Forbes has tracked the richest people around the world. Here is Jeff Bezos Then And Now photos to show you the amazing transformation of Jeff Bezos.
Bezos is now the richest man in modern history on an inflation-adjusted basis. Online shopping is something that has caught on with almost everyone in the world now, but it was not the case then back when Bezos started this from his garage. Nobody has profited from online shopping more than Bezos. The founder of Amazon now operates one of the largest online retailers in the world.
Jeff Bezos Then And Now (1994 VS Now)
Born on January 12, 1964, in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Bezos excelled as a student from a very young age. He was the top student in his high school. After graduating from high school, Bezos attended the prestigious Princeton University where he continued to show tremendous academic skills.
Jeff Bezos Then And Now (1997 VS Now)
Following his college graduation, Bezos received many versatile job offers and worked for several different companies. Soon he became one of the most well-known names in the field of finance.
Jeff Bezos Then And Now (Early 2000s VS Now)
After getting experience from different jobs, Bezos decided to take advantage of technology and started his own company and named it Amazon. He was not even 30 years old at the time when he started Amazon. Bezos started the company from his garage and at the start, he only sold books from Amazon.
Jeff Bezos Then And Now (2005 VS Now)
Back in 2005 when Amazon was just selling books here is how he looked.
It took nearly a decade for Amazon to turn a profit and then, Amazon continued to grow exponentially. At this time Amazon is the second largest online retailer in the world and the largest in the United States. Amazon is the 11th most visited website in the world and 7th most visited in the USA.