How Elon Musk Became the Richest Man in the World?

26Elon Musk throughout his life has founded several companies, which have had a significant change in everyone's life, changing many times in the world economy. One of the most influential and that made him a millionaire man was the payment system PayPal, in addition he also founded the famous electric car company called Tesla and SpaceX, with which he ensures he reached the moon.

About Elon Musk

Elon Musk was born in South Africa in 1971, the son of Maye and Errol Musk, he went from being a nerdy child to a world-class entrepreneur, he is also a citizen of three countries such as South Africa, Canada and the United States.

Some of his companies are creating futuristic ideas, there is talk of chips that could be implanted in the brain. This could be the first community between humans and machines, so that people can be just as smart as super computers.

Continuing with the idea, so that through the microchip, artificial intelligence never surpasses human intelligence, thanks to its projects of even planetary proportions, it has managed to become a global trend and with its economic victories surpass even the former richest man in the world Jeff Bezos.

And it is that its riches revolve around the 188.500.000.00 milliondollars, thus placing 1500.000.000 million dollars above bezos, and is that this fortune has been increasing considerably, some records date from an annual increase of of dollars.

Its exponential economic growth is due to the fact that its projects and companies are home to many investors, who bet on Elon Musk as the man who will change the world with a better future thanks to his ideas.

Tour of Elon Musk’s Best Companies

In Silicon Valley Elon together with his brother, they launched their first company called Zip2, which aimed to   facilitate an online business directory, a few years later they sold it for 307 million dollars to the computer manufacturer COMPAQ.

With some of that money, Elon Musk founded an online financial services company, called which months later merged with another called confinity, to be renamed PayPal offering an online, person-to-person money transfer service.

Then after a deal with eBay, it obtained 11.7% of eBay's shares, after selling PayPal. To found with the help of shareholders companies such as SpaceX and Tesla Motors, in which I risk almost entirely all of their fortune, to set goals that address issues such as climate risk, the risk of the dependenityof a single planet and the risk of the obsolescence of the human species.

  • To attack the climate risk, he decided to create tesla motors, solar city and the boring Company, which have as their ultimate purpose to reduce and solve the accelerated climate danger, using clean energy.
  • For dependence on a single planet, Musk created SpaceX in order to get humans off the planet, as he thinks humanity is in danger if it is limited to being left alone on this planet.
  • For the risk of obsolescence has created a non-profit company to create a friendly artificial intelligence and thus deal with a possible danger against general artificial super intelligences.

El millonario estadounidense Elon Musk, ha creado un imperio de la nada y se ha convertido en el hombre más rico del mundo. Su preparación técnica, visión de futuro, actuación audaz y deseo de construir algo grande lo han llevado hasta aquí.

Elon Musk nació en Sudáfrica en 1971. Estudió Física y ciencias de la computación en la Universidad de Pensilvania. Aprovechó sus conocimientos para crear Zip2, un software para vendedores minoristas en 1995. Pronto lo vendió a Compaq por $307 millones de dólares.

Después de esto, Musk comenzó a manifestar su audaz visión de futuro. En 1999 fundó un proyecto de banca en línea que se transformó en PayPal en el año 2000. El exitoso proyecto fue adquirido por eBay en 2002 convirtiendo a Musk en un billonario.

Pero Musk no paró ahí. Estaba decidido a cambiar el mundo. Se decidió por la industria de las energías renovables y la industria aeroespacial. Primero fundó la compañía de vehículos eléctricos Tesla Motors que ahora valen más de $400 billones.

Después construyó SpaceX, compañía aeroespacial que quiere cambiar el transporte espacial. La compañía se ha convertido en líder en el sector. SpaceX será la primera compañía en abrir un turismo espacial.

En la actualidad, Musk tiene un acumulado de $190 billones de dólares de neto. Su éxito es producto de su innovación en diversas disciplinas, su previsión, su dedicación y su arriesgada forma de ejecutar proyectos. Ha demostrado ser un hombre de retos.


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