Amancio Ortega, founder of clothing retailer Zara, is now the second-richest man in the world, knocking legendary investor Warren Buffett into third place.
The 79-year-old who hails from Spain is worth over $71.5 billion as of June 2, 2015, according to Bloomberg. Bill Gates remains the world’s richest man with a net worth of over $85.5 billion.
Buffet’s net worth of $70.2 billion — over $1 billion shy of Ortega’s new total — drops him well into third.
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SOURCE: Fortune, Benjamin Snyder