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TOP EARNERS

The Sunday Times Rich List: Top 10

  • Lakshmi Mittal and family, worth £12,700m; source of wealth - steel
  • Alisher Usmanov, worth £12,315m; source of wealth - mining, investment
  • Roman Abramovich, worth £9,500m; source of wealth - industry, oil
  • Sri and Gopia Hinduja, worth £8,600m; source of wealth - industry, finance
  • Leonard Blavatnik, worth £7,580; source of wealth - industry
  • Ernesto and Kirsty Bertarelli, worth £7,400m; source of wealth - pharmaceuticals
  • The Duke of Westminster, worth £7,350m; source of wealth - property
  • David and Simon Reuben, worth £7,083m; source of wealth - property, internet
  • John Fredriksen and family, worth £6,600m; source of wealth - shipping, oil services
  • Galen and George Weston and family, worth £5,900m; source of wealth - retailing

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Top 10 Billionaires

  • Carlos Slim Helu and Family, Chairman of Telmex. Net Worth = $63.3 billion
  • Bill Gates, co-founder of Microsoft. Net Worth = $59 billion
  • Bernard Arnault, Chairman, Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy. Net Worth = $41 billion
  • Warren Buffett, Chairman and Chief Executive officer of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Net Worth = $39 billion
  • Larry Ellison, Oracle Creator. Net Worth = $33 billion
  • Amancio Ortega, Creator of Zara. Net Worth = $31 billion
  • Eike Batista, CEO of EBX Group. Net Worth = $30 billion
  • Christy Walton and family, creator of Wal-Mart. Net Worth = $24.5 billion
  • Mukesh Ambani, Chairman of Reliance Industries. Net Worth = $22.6 billion
  • Li Ka-shing, Chairman of Hutchison Whampoa Limited. Net Worth = $22 billion

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The Worlds Most Valuable Companies (based on market value, 2011)

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Top 10 Most Powerful People

  • Barack Obama, President of the United States of America
  • Vladimar Putin, Prime Minister of Russia
  • Hu Jintao, Leader of the People's Republic of China
  • Angela Merkel, Chancellor of Germany and Chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union
  • Bill Gates, Co-founder of Microsoft
  • Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz al Saud, King of Saudi Arabia
  • Pope Benedict XVI, Leader of the Catholic Church
  • Ben Bernanke, American economist and the current Chairman of the Federal Reserve, the Central Bank of the United States of America
  • Mark Zuckerberg Co-founder of Facebook
  • David Cameron Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

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Top 10 Highest paid jobs in the UK

  • Directors and Chief Executives
  • Medical Practitioner
  • Senior National Government Official
  • Aircraft Pilot
  • Dental Practitioner
  • Finance Manager/Chartered Secretary
  • Senior Police Officer
  • Air Traffic Controller
  • Mining/Energy Manager
  • Business/Financial Broker

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Top 10 Overlooked but Well Paid Jobs

  • Crab Fisherman
  • Gastroenterologist
  • Podiatrist
  • Accountant
  • Commissioned Salesperson
  • IT Employee
  • Roughneck
  • Crop Duster Pilot
  • Private Security Contractor
  • Rubbish Collector

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