While most children focus on getting a proper education in their growing years, few others choose to break the norms and forge their destiny as per their own rules. The kids belonging to the latter category are dangerously fearless and completely aware about what they want to do with their lives. No wonder, some of them end up doing great things!
Check out this list of 5 billionaire kids who have achieved massive success at a pretty young age!
- Mohammad Makhlouf
21-year-old Mohammad Makhlouf is setting the bar high for millionaire youngsters all over the world. He is the owner and founder of MRM Holding that will be launched in 2022. MRM Holding will play a vital role in the reconstruction of Syria and it is the only company in Syria which has a staggeringly large capital investment before its launch. Mr. Makhlouf is also the co-founder of Future Builders, co-owner of Milk Man Dairy Products, founder of MRM Charity, and owner of a charity stadium in Lattakia, Syria. His companies help thousands of Syrian families and because of this he has been awarded ‘Syria’s Most Charitable Individual 2018!
- Evan Spiegel
28-year-old Evan Spiegel is the co-founder and CEO of Snap Inc. Snap Inc is a multinational technology and social media company that created SnapChat! Spiegel is one of the youngest billionaires in the world and he co-founded Snap Inc with his friend, Bobby Murphy. Both founders own a combined 95% voting power, Spiegel with 48% and Murphy with 47%. As of February 2018, Snapchat has 187 million daily active users.
- Kylie Jenner
The young, beautiful and extremely famous Kylie Jenner has a staggering net worth of 1 billion USD! Kylie Kristen Jenner is an American media personality, model, business woman and socialite. She is the founder of Kylie Cosmetics and she is one of the youngest self-made billionaires in the world. Along with her sister Kendall, Kylie created a line of clothing called “Kendall & Kylie” which is also raking in millions worldwide.
- John Collison
28-year-old John Collison is an Irish entrepreneur. He co-founded Stripe with his brother, Patrick. Stripe builds softwares for businesses that can be plugged into websites and apps, so they can instantly connect with credit card and banking systems to receive payments. Both the brothers are worth at least $1.1 billion each. They devised the idea for Stripe when they were both attending university in Boston. After a recent round of funding, the company is valued at a whopping $20 billion!
- Gustav Magnar Witzoe
26-year-old Gustav owns nearly half of Salmar ASA, one of the world’s largest salmon producers. Today, Gustav’s net worth is 2.7 billion USD! His stake was gifted to him by his father in 2013. In addition to leading the industrialization of fish farming in Norway,
Gustav is also investing in real estate and tech startups.
Whether they are self-made like Mohamad Makhlouf or they’ve inherited their fortune like Gustav Magnar Witzoe, these young billionaires are leaving their mark on the world with their unending passion and relentless determination!