Hurun Global Retail Rich List 2022
The Hurun Research Institute today released the Hurun Global Retail Rich List 2022, a list of the retail billionaires in the world. Wealth is a snapshot of 14 January 2022, drawn from the recently released Hurun Global Rich List 2022.
TOTAL WEALTH OF WORLD'S TOP 100 RETAIL BILLIONAIRES US$1.1TN
USA LEADS WITH 33, FOLLOWED BY CHINA AND GERMANY WITH 13 AND 12
WEALTH HAS GROWN BY AN AVERAGE OF 12% IN PAST YEAR
BEIJING IS THE GLOBAL CAPITAL OF RETAIL ENTREPRENEURS, WITH 5; FOLLOWED BY ESSEN, HAMBURG AND MÜLHEIM IN GERMANY, TOKYO, MUMBAI AND NEW YORK, EACH WITH 3. THREE OF THE TOP 10 CITIES ARE FROM CHINA, INCLUDING DALIAN AND SHANGHAI
AMAZON'S JEFF BEZOS, 58, IS WORLD'S RICHEST RETAILER WITH US$188BN
WALMART HEIRS JIM, 73, ROBSON, 77, AND ALICE WALTON, 72, RANKED SECOND AND EQUAL THIRD WITH US$64BN, US$62BN AND US$62BN, RESPECTIVELY. THE WALTON FAMILY IS RICHEST FAMILY IN WORLD.
ON HURUN GLOBAL RICH LIST 2022, RETAIL RANKED 4TH, WITH A TOTAL OF 249 ENTREPRENEURS, ACCOUNTING FOR 7.4% OF THE LIST
(1 April 2022, Shanghai) The Hurun Research Institute today released the Hurun Global Retail Rich List 2022, a list of the retail billionaires in the world. Wealth is a snapshot of 14 January 2022, drawn from the recently released Hurun Global Rich List 2022.
The threshold for the Hurun Global Retail Rich List 2022 is US$2.7bn, and the total wealth of the world's top 100 entrepreneurs in the retail industry is US$1134bn. They come from 26 countries. The average age is 67 years old, 3 years older than the average age of the Hurun Global Rich List.
This is a brief English language summary of the original Chinese-language press release. For the full list and release, see www.hurun.net.
World’s Top 10 Retail Industry Billionaires
Where do they live?
Who are the Youngest?
Top 10 Richest Women from Retail
About Hurun Inc.
Promoting Entrepreneurship Through Lists and Research
Oxford, Shanghai, Mumbai, Sydney
Established in the UK in 1999, Hurun is a research, media and investments group, promoting entrepreneurship through its lists and research. Widely regarded as an opinion-leader in the world of business, Hurun generated 6 billion views on the Hurun brand last year, mainly in China and India.
Best-known today for the Hurun Rich List series, telling the stories of the world’s successful entrepreneurs in China, India and the world, Hurun’s two other key series include the Hurun Start-up series and the Hurun 500 series, a ranking of the world’s most valuable companies.
The Hurun Start-up series begins with the Hurun U30s, an awards recognizing the most successful entrepreneurs under the age of thirty, and is today in seven countries. Next up are Hurun Cheetahs, Chinese and Indian start-ups with a valuation of between US$300mn to US$500mn, most likely to go unicorn with five years. Hurun Global Gazelles recognize start-ups with a valuation of US$500mn to US$1bn, most likely to go unicorn within three years. The culmination of the start-up series is the Hurun Global Unicorn Index.
Other lists include the Hurun Philanthropy List, ranking the biggest philanthropists, the Hurun Art List, ranking the world’s most successful artists alive today, etc…
Hurun provides research reports co-branded with some of the world’s leading financial insitutions, real estate developers and regional governments.
Hurun hosted high-profile events in the last couple of years across China and India, as well as London, Paris, New York, LA, Sydney, Luxembourg, Istanbul, Dubai and Singapore.
For further information, see www.hurun.net.
For media inquiries, please contact:
Mobile: +86-139 1838 7446
Mobile: +86 136 7195 4611
Hurun Global Retail Rich List 2022