10. Sergey Brin
Net worth: $ 37 billion
Country: United States
Source of wealth: Self-made; Google
Sergei Mijáilovich Brin is a businessman and computer scientist Russian – American who together with Larry Page, founded Google, one of the largest and most profitable Internet companies of all time. Following the restructuring of Google, in which Sergey Brin was a key player, he became president of Alphabet Inc., a multi-business conglomerate that includes Google as its main subsidiary, as well as YouTube and the services of Google Maps and Gmail, among others.
Brin was born in Moscow (1973) who emigrated to the United States at age 6, is the son of Eugenia Brin, a researcher at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center and Michael Brin, a professor of mathematics at the University of Maryland. In 1993, Brin graduated with honors in Mathematical Sciences and Computer Science at the University of Maryland and immediately began his studies at Stanford University.