Mark Zuckerberg is world’s third-richest person, replaces Warren Buffett

Mark Zuckerberg tops Warren Buffett to become world’s third-richest person

It was only past year that Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos surpassed Bill Gates to become the richest person in the world.

While Facebook stock hit an eight-month low of $152.22 in late March after massive scrutiny over the company's handling of user data, its shares closed Friday at $203.23, a record.

As Bloomberg noted, this is the first time in history that three of the wealthiest people in the world come from the technology sector, proving that tech is now the most robust creator of wealth.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has become the world's third richest person overtaking Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett.

Zuckerberg now has a net worth of $81.6 billion, according to Bloomberg Billionaires Index, making him $373 million richer than 87-year-old Buffett.

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The social network's stock dipped earlier this year after it was revealed a researcher contracted by Cambridge Analytica had harvested data from not just people who took a pop quiz, but their friends and friends of friends.

Buffett was world's richest person, but after his philanthropist work his position started to drop.

The Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg bounced forward on Friday with a net worth of $81.6 billion, according to estimations by Bloomberg.

Overall, the sector has contributed about one-fifth of the $5 billion in wealth tracked by the index, Bloomberg reported.

Buffet himself has also bet on tech. He's donated about 290 million Berkshire Hathaway Class B shares to charities. He started Amazon in 1994 and sold books online, however, his company has an estimated revenue of over $178 billion in 2017.

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