Jeff Bezos, who some called the “King of Online Retail”, is one of the most influential entrepreneurs and investors of our generation.
Bezos is the founder of Amazon, the world’s largest online shopping retailer. He also owns the daily newspaper The Washington Post; founded Blue Origin, a human spaceflight start-up; was a main investor in Uber and many, many other things.
He is an entrepreneur, investor, computer scientist and philanthropist, and was the world’s richest person briefly on July 27, 2017.
Bezos has a net worth of USD $83.3 billion.
Here are 10 key aspects to his success:
10Waiver of security and dare
In 1994, before Bezos turned 30 years old, he was already considered successful. He had become the youngest vice president of a major investment firm on Wall Street and received a six-figure salary. But Bezos was determined to follow his dream of creating a company in the new world of electronic commerce. After making several risky decisions, he generated USD $610 million in annual sales and had 13 million customers worldwide.