Below are the top 10 youngest billionaires of 2015:
1). Mark Elliot Zuckerberg – Networth: $47.6 billion
He is an American computer programmer, internet entrepreneur and philanthropist, born in 1984 and raised in Whiteplains, Newyork, he is the Co-founder and CEO of a world’s popular social network known as facebook. Mark is ranked the world’s number one youngest self-made billionaire.
2). Yang Huiyan – Networth: $4.7 billion
She is the youngest female billionaire and the richest woman in Asia, born in 1981 and raised in Shunde district, China, she is the majority shareholder of country garden holdings and a daughter of Yang Guoqiang who begun his company known as Biguiyuan in 1997 and transferred 70% of country gardens shares to her in 2007, who is also vice chairman of the board’s governance committee.
3). Elizabeth Ann Holmes – Networth: $4.6 billion
She is an American business woman, born in 1984 and raised in Washington DC, she is the founder and CEO of Theranos which is currently valued at $9 billion, the company developed a blood testing device called Edison which uses a few drops of blood obtained via finger stick.
4). Tom Persson – Networth: $3 billion
He is a Swedish billionaire business man working in the film industry, born in 1985 and raised in Danderyd Municipality, Sweden, he is an heir of the fashion company Hennes & Mauritz, which was founded by his grandfather Erling Persson.
5). Tatiana Santo Domingo – Networth: $2.2 billion
She is an American born in 1983 in New York but raised in Switzerland and France, in 2011, her father was the second richest man in Colombia, she came in partnership with the fashion venture Muzungu sisters known as Dana Alikhan which supports local artisans buying cheaper handmade garments and sells them, she also supports several charity organizations like Motrice foundation etc.