Profiting despite the pandemic
The COVID-19 pandemic has dominated the news for more than a year now and it has impacted everyone's lives – and wallets – in some way. But as the world turned to online shopping, virtual meetings and electric cars, some super-wealthy individuals profited spectacularly. Using Forbes data as a guide, click or scroll through as we look at how some billionaires' fortunes have skyrocketed since 18 March 2020. All dollar values in US dollars and all current net worth values accurate as of 13 August 2021.