Move over, Jay-Z and Beyonce.
Amancio Ortega Gaona, the co-founder of Spanish retail firm Inditex, and his second wife, Flora Perez, earned the number two slot with a combined net worth of $70.7 billion. The Oracle of Omaha, Warren Buffett, and wife Astrid Menks came in at number three. Their net worth totaled $65 billion, according to the report.
The Gateses joined with Buffett in 2010 to form the Giving Pledge, a campaign to encourage the world’s wealthiest people to commit most of their riches to philanthropy. Since it was originated, more than 100 pledges have been made.