Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is that 30-year-old over-achiever who makes everyone go “what the zuck”.
He is now worth a whopping $34bn – 23 times what he was worth in 2008 ($1.5bn)
Zuckerberg has beaten Bill Gates to become “the biggest gainer” of 2014. According to Forbes, he’s added $15bn to its fortune in the last year. This has been attributed to Facebook buying Whatsapp for $19bn in February this year.
This graph demonstrates Zuckerberg’s mind-boggling wealth rise: