Facebook founder Mark Zukerberg had the best year among the world's billionaires as he climbed from the 16th position in 2015 to the 6th place in the 2016 Forbes Billionaires List. Facebook's soaring stock price made him the world's biggest gainer, adding $11.2 billion to his fortune in 12 months.
French luxury goods brand LVMH's Bernard Arnault is the 14th richest man in the planet with a net worth of $35 billion.
Wal-Mart's Jim Walton, Alice Walton and S Robson Walton follow Arnault at 15th, 16th and 17th positions on the Forbes list.
Reliance Industries Chairman and the richest Indian, Mukesh Ambani climbed three notches up to the 36th position in the Forbes Billionaires List of 2016. Ambani has a net worth of $19.3 billion despite shares of his oil and gas giant Reliance Industries taking a hit due to lower oil prices. (SH)
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