Elon Reeve Musk (june 28 1871) is one of the most powerful bussinessman around the world . His Net worth is estimated around US$185 billion which makes him the richest person in the world in january 7,2021. He was born from south african father and canadian mother. He was tallented from his child age . When he was 12 he created a video game and sold it to the computer magazine. He spent his childhood in south africa.In 1988 he get a canadian passport ,then he left south africa.
At the age of 17 he attend queen’s University in canada , later he transferred his university to university of Pennsylvania from where he received dual bachelor’s degree in economics and physics. He was Ph.D dropout from stanford university in california in 1995.
He is the founder,CEO,CTO and chief designer of spaceX ,CEO and product architect of Tesla,Co-founder of Neurallink and co-founder and initial chairperson of OpenAI.He cofound Zip2,a web software company which was acquired by Compaq for $307 in 1999. After that he founded x.com,an online bank which is later named as PayPal . He is chairman of solarcity.
He founded an aerospace manufacturing and space transport service company SpaceX in may 2002. He joined an electric vechicle manufacturing company ,Tesla motors in 2004 ,and became it’s CEO in 2008. In 2006 ,he helped to create a solar energy service company called solarcity . To promote artificial intelligence he co-found OpenAI company in 2015. In july 2016, he cofounded Neuralink ,a neuro technology company , in 2016 Musk founded The Boring Company ,an infrastructure and tunnel construction company.
His futuristic pridiction as well as his leadership capability to take right decision in right time toward his companies makes him world richest person .