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What were the billionaires’ first jobs?

Do you know the richest people in the world? I am sure their names will be familiar for all of you, their career is spectacular, and their success is to be admired.

Have you ever wondered how did they started? Here are some famous billionaires' first jobs.

Steve Jobs

He was a co-founder of Apple Inc., the chairman and majority shareholder of Pixar, a member of The Walt Disney Company's board of directors, and the founder of NeXT. Jobs is widely recognized as a pioneer of the microcomputer revolution of the 1970s and 1980s, along with Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak.

First Job - The Apple founder got his start at HP when he was just in high school, where he met future Apple co-founder.

Jeff Bezos

He is the founder of, Inc.  He founded his company in late 1994 as an online bookstore and has since expanded to a wide variety of other e-commerce products and services, including video and audio streaming, cloud computing, and artificial intelligence. It is now the world's largest marketplace, and the largest internet company by revenue. On July 27, 2017, Bezos became the world's wealthiest person.

First Job: Grill operator McDonald's. He told that he learned a lot from his first job – to move things quickly from seller to customer without damaging them.

Warren Buffett

Warren Edward Buffett is an American business magnate, investor, and philanthropist who serves as the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. He is considered one of the most successful investors in the world and has a net worth of US$82 billion as of July 18, 2019, making him the third-wealthiest person in the world.

First job - he had his first job running a newspaper delivery business at age 13.

Oprah Gail Winfrey

Oprah Gail Winfrey is an American media executive, actress, talk show host, television producer and philanthropist. She was the richest African American of the 20th century and North America's first black multi-billionaire, and has been ranked the greatest black philanthropist in American history. She has also been sometimes ranked as the most influential woman in the world.

First Job: Grocery Store Clerk

Michael Bloomberg

Michael Rubens Bloomberg is an American businessman, politician, author, and philanthropist.

Bloomberg is one of the founders of Bloomberg L.P., a global financial services, software and mass media company, and is notable for its Bloomberg Terminal, a computer software system providing financial data widely used in the global financial services industry. He began his career at the securities brokerage Salomon Brothers.

First job - Parking lot attendant.

Bill Gates

He is best known as the principal founder of Microsoft Corporation, the largest personal computer software company. Gates is one of the best-known entrepreneurs of the personal computer revolution. Now Gates is focused on the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the private charitable foundation that he and his wife

First job - Computer programmer during his senior year in high school

Whether you are a grocery store clerk, parking lot attendant we are all have opportunities to conquer business world and give your idea to this world! Share in the comments what was your first job! If you have your question, please write it below, I would be glad to answer your questions or to introduce your project to my team at Astorts Group to be evaluated.

Alessandro Rocco Pietrocola is an entrepreneur and investor based in London and operating mainly in Europe, Asia and Oceania with main focus on UK, Baltic Countries, Russia, China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, Middle East and New Zealand as area of interest! At the moment is the Ceo of Astorts Group. He is an UK FCA (Financial Conduct Authority) Approved Person and is has great experience as director of regulated companies. He uses to dedicate part of his life to inspire others and help them achieve the most out of their life. Since he was 20, he had successfully founded and managed several companies operating in the field of management consulting, wealth management and fintech. He loves travelling, he is a cigars lover, an amateur golfer and a dapper man.


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