Gates, Bezos, Zuckerberg and more : Check out the world's top 10 wealthiest couples

Devang Dave July 22, 2015 18:59:00 IST
Bill and Melinda Gates claimed the top spot on a Wealth-X list of the world’s wealthiest couples, with a combined net worth of $85.7 billion.
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Bill and Melinda Gates claimed the top spot on a Wealth-X list of the world’s wealthiest couples, with a combined net worth of $85.7 billion.
Spanish retail tycoon Amancio Ortega Gaona and his second wife, Flora Pérez, took the number two spot on the Wealth-X list with a combined net worth of US$70.7 billion. Ortega married Flora in 2001, and she currently serves as the vice president of the Amancio Ortega Foundation. Ortega has three children – two from his first marriage, and one with Pérez.
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Spanish retail tycoon Amancio Ortega Gaona and his second wife, Flora Pérez, took the number two spot on the Wealth-X list with a combined net worth of US$70.7 billion. Ortega married Flora in 2001, and she currently serves as the vice president of the Amancio Ortega Foundation. Ortega has three children – two from his first marriage, and one with Pérez.
Warren Buffett, the famous investor and chairman/CEO of Berkshire Hathaway and his wife Astrid Menks have a comined net worth of $65 billion. The Buffetts personally plan to give away 85% of their Berkshire Hathaway shares. Source: Wealth-X
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Warren Buffett, the famous investor and chairman/CEO of Berkshire Hathaway and his wife Astrid Menks have a comined net worth of $65 billion. The Buffetts personally plan to give away 85% of their Berkshire Hathaway shares. Source: Wealth-X
David Koch, the Executive Vice President of Koch Industries and the CEO of Koch Chemical Technology Group and his wife Julia Koch who is a director of the School of American Ballet have a combined net worth of $47.5 billion. Source: Getty Images
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David Koch, the Executive Vice President of Koch Industries and the CEO of Koch Chemical Technology Group and his wife Julia Koch who is a director of the School of American Ballet have a combined net worth of $47.5 billion. Source: Getty Images
Charles Koch and his wife Elizabeth "Liz" Koch have a combined net worth of $47.4 billion.
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Charles Koch and his wife Elizabeth "Liz" Koch have a combined net worth of $47.4 billion.
Wang owns the second-largest movie theater chain in North America, has an expanding portfolio of five-star luxury hotel investments, owns a majority stake in Sunseeker Yachts, and is a global leader in Chinese commercial real estate.His and his wife Ning Lin's combined net worth is $40.7 billion
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Wang owns the second-largest movie theater chain in North America, has an expanding portfolio of five-star luxury hotel investments, owns a majority stake in Sunseeker Yachts, and is a global leader in Chinese commercial real estate.His and his wife Ning Lin's combined net worth is $40.7 billion
Jeff Bezoz of Amazon is wealthier that three out of four Walmart heirs. Him and his wife MacKenzie Bezos have a combined net worth of $39.8 billion
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Jeff Bezoz of Amazon is wealthier that three out of four Walmart heirs. Him and his wife MacKenzie Bezos have a combined net worth of $39.8 billion
Arnault is the CEO of Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton (LVMH), a fashion and luxury products group. His and his wife's combined net worth is $38.7 billion
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Arnault is the CEO of Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton (LVMH), a fashion and luxury products group. His and his wife's combined net worth is $38.7 billion
The youngest couple on the Wealth-X list is Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg (31 years old) and Priscilla Chan (30 years old). They boast a combined net worth of US$38.5 billion. The couple met at Harvard in 2004 and were married in a low-key, simple wedding ceremony in their Palo Alto home in 2012.
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The youngest couple on the Wealth-X list is Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg (31 years old) and Priscilla Chan (30 years old). They boast a combined net worth of US$38.5 billion. The couple met at Harvard in 2004 and were married in a low-key, simple wedding ceremony in their Palo Alto home in 2012.
James Carr Walton, the youngest son of Wal-Mart founder Samuel Walton and his wife Lynne have a combined net worth of $36.2 billion.
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James Carr Walton, the youngest son of Wal-Mart founder Samuel Walton and his wife Lynne have a combined net worth of $36.2 billion.
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