Bill Clinton's Social Graph Tops $227 Billion
Wealth-X Unveils Global Social Capital Of Top 50 UHNWIs
SINGAPORE, Feb. 5, 2013
SINGAPORE, Feb. 5,2013 /PRNewswire/ --Wealth-X, the ultra high net worth
(UHNW) business development solution for Global Private Banks, Luxury Brands,
Educational Institutions and Non-Profits, has released a list of the top 50
most influential global UHNW individuals.
Bill Gates tops the list with his social graph worth an estimated US$261
billion, which is approximately four times his net worth. Coming in second is
former US President, Bill Clinton, whose circle of influence is valued at
US$227 billion. Last of the top 50 is Paul Gardner Allen, Chairman of Vulcan
and co-founder of Microsoft Corporation, with a social graph value of US$82
Rank Name Value of Circle of Influence (US$ billion)
1 William Henry Gates III 261
2 William Jefferson Clinton 227
3 William Albert Ackman 194
4 Eli Broad 148
5 Warren Edward Buffett 146
6 Peter George Peterson 145
7 Michael Terry Duke 136
8 Keith Rupert Murdoch 133
9 Thomas Boone Pickens Jr. 132
10 Linda S. Wolf 131
Of the top 10, there is a lone female representative, Ms Linda S. Wolf,
director of Wal Mart Stores, whose social graph is worth an estimated US$131
billion. The full top 50 list sees female representation at 10%.
American UHNWIs form 72% of the top 50 most influential list. Russian ultra
wealthy individuals are second at 12%, followed by Mexican and Chinese UHNWIs
at 8% and 4% respectively.
Commenting on the list, Wealth-X CEO, Mykolas D. Rambus said, "Knowledge of
the value of such networks allows business development professionals, who
engage with these UHNWIs, to leverage on interconnected individuals to grow
prospect and engagement lists, with a clear idea of what connections amount to
in a financially measurable sense."
"For all the talk surrounding social and professional networks, this list
represents a trailblazing quantification of the value of social and
professional networks that UHNWIs possess," he added.
For the full list and supplemental analysis, please visit:
Wealth-X provides detailed intelligence on ultra high net worth (UHNW)
individuals globally. The firm's Wealth-X Professional solution is the
standard for banking, marketing and not-for-profit professionals working with
the ultra affluent. Wealth-X is headquartered in Singapore with offices in all
major financial centres.
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