Mark Zuckerberg is going to be 'the richest guy on the planet'

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His current net worth is $33.3bn.

Mark Zuckerberg is now richer than Google co-founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page.

Bloomberg News reports that the Facebook chairman added $1.6bn to his fortune today after the world’s largest social network closed at a record. The surge elevated the 30-year-old’s net worth to $33.3bn, moving him past Brin, 40, and Page, 41, as well as Amazon.com Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos, 50, on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index.

Zuckerberg is No. 16 on the ranking. The Google founders are 17th and 18th. Bezos occupies the 20th spot.

'He’s just getting started', David Kirkpatrick, author of The Facebook Effect, said in a telephone interview. 'He’s going to become the richest person on the planet'.

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