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Richest Engineers and Techies Who Are Wealthier Than a Country’s GDP

Richest Engineers and Techies. With poverty almost everywhere, the money these men make can actually feed a whole country.

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They can buy everything they want. Their children and grandchildren won’t even need to work for a single dime in their entire lives. They can use their money to acquire more companies and build more empires. That’s just some of the perks of being the richest engineers and tech company owners in the planet.

With poverty almost everywhere, the money these men make can actually feed a whole country. In fact, these men could also buy a country. Here’s a list of businessmen (who earned an engineering degree), engineers and owners of tech companies who are richer than most countries.

Mark Zuckerberg is wealthier than Ivory Coast

Source: Venture Beat

The nerd who gave us Facebook has around $33.4 billion in his bank accounts and is richer than the Ivory Coast, which has a GDP of $31.3 billion.

Yamoussoukro City, Ivory Coast (Source: hotelivory)


Jeff Bezos is wealthier than Bolivia

Source: Bloomberg

The CEO and founder of Amazon has around $34.8 billion and that makes him richer than Bolivia, which has a GDP of $33.5 billion.

Sucre City, Bolivia (Source: Bolivia Hop)


Michael Bloomberg is wealthier than Yemen

Source: Observer

This Electrical Engineering graduate can buy multiple islands whenever he wants given that he has $35.5 billion at his disposal. This makes him richer than Yemen, which has a GDP of  $34.9 billion.

Sanaa, Yemen (Source: The Daily Beast)


The Koch Brothers is wealthier than Ukraine (nearly)

Source: National Observer

Both graduated with engineering degrees and enjoy a massive amount of wealth in their bank accounts. Each earns around $42.9 billion and has $85.8 billion combined. This makes them nearly as rich as Ukraine with a GDP of $90.1 billion.

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Kiev, Ukraine (Source: touristmaker Pinterest)


Carlos Slim Helu is wealthier than Dominican Republic

Source: HD Wall Wide

This civil engineering graduate has ever $77.1 billion and he is richer than the Dominican Republic, which has a GDP of $66.6 billion.

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic (Source: fontagro)


Bill Gates is wealthier than Sri Lanka (almost)

Source: AAJ

The richest man on the earth may have been a college dropout but with $79.2 billion under his name, he is almost as rich as Sri Lanka, which has a GDP of $79.5 billion.

Colombo City, Sri Lanka (Source: travel2sl)
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Robert Bagatsing
Managing Editor and Founder of GineersNow based in Dubai and Manila. Survived marketing at Harvard, Management at AIM and proud Bedan.


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