June 15, 2017 in Celebrity Money

The 10 richest billionaires under 35

Worth: $56 billion

How he made his billions: Facebook.

At an age when many people are still drowning in student debt, some millennials already have serious money.

We looked at figures from Forbes and found that Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg remains atop the list of the richest individuals under 35.

See whose net worth puts them right behind “Zuck” in the young billionaires club.

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Editor’s note: Net worth figures were current as of June 13, 2017.

 

Worth: $11.3 billion

How he made his billions: After his father, John Walton — son of Walmart founder Sam Walton — died in 2005, Lukas Walton inherited a sizable portion of the estate. Most of this fortune was once thought to belong to his mother, Christy Walton, but recent information reveals Lukas Walton was the beneficiary with the higher share.

Worth: $10.7 billion

How he made his billions: Moskovitz worked on Facebook in its early stages with Zuckerberg. He went on to co-found Asana, a maker of project-management software for business.

Worth: $5.7 billion

How he made his billions: Duncan inherited his money from his father, who started energy pipeline company Enterprise Products.

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Worth: $4 billion

How he made his billions: Murphy is the co-founder and chief technology officer of the social media company Snap Inc., which includes Snapchat. Murphy became a billionaire when Snap had its initial public offering.

Worth: $4 billion

How he made his billions: Spiegel is the co-founder and CEO of Snap Inc. He also became a billionaire when Snap had its initial public offering.

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Worth: $3.8 billion

How he made his billions: Blecharczyk is co-founder and chief strategy officer of Airbnb. He has a 13 percent stake in Airbnb, according to Forbes.

Worth: $2.5 billion

How she made her billions: According to Forbes, Hagen Kjos became chairman of the family’s private holding company, Canaca, in 2014 and assumed 97.5 percent ownership at that time.

Worth: $2.4 billion

How she made her billions: Casiraghi is a billionaire heiress of her grandfather Julio Mario Santo Domingo, who owned the Colombian brewery Bavaria, one of the largest breweries in South America. Casiraghi, born Tatiana Santo Domingo, joined Monaco’s royal family when she married Andrea Casiraghi in 2013.

Worth: $2.4 billion

How he made his billions: The brother of Tatiana Casiraghi, Santo Domingo III inherited an equal portion of his grandfather’s beer fortune. Santo Domingo III is a DJ in New York City.

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