Elon Reeve Musk is a business magnate and entrepreneur. He is the founder and CEO of SpaceX, chief engineer at The Boring Company, and CEO and co-founder of Tesla Inc. He is also an early-stage investor, and co-founder of Neuralink and OpenAI. It is hard to predict how much Elon Reeve will earn in the next decade, but the speculations about his future wealth are a good place to start.
As of February 2019, Elon is the world’s fourth-richest person, while Jeff Bezos is the third-richest. The two of them are reportedly under investigation by the Securities and Exchange Commission, as well as the Federal Trade Commission. The SEC is investigating Elon Musk and his father Kimbal. According to Forbes, Elon’s wealth is currently $277 billion, and will continue to rise as his companies continue to expand. He is a billionaire and is likely to continue being one of the world’s richest people.
After selling his 11.7% stake in PayPal to eBay, Elon Musk made his billions in the world’s most valuable companies. He spent $180 million on SpaceX and Tesla, and started Solar City. Eventually, Tesla bought Solar City and Musk is now CEO of SpaceX. And he was a key investor in DeepMind Technologies, which was sold to Google for $400 million to 600 million.