Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook CEO adds $30 billion to his wealth during Coronavirus pandemic
The current Coronavirus pandemic has badly hit the whole world’s economy. Top companies and manufacturers are in the loss but the social media giant Facebook hasn’t. Facebook has profited in the pandemic as its share price has jumped to $234.1(today) from $149.5 in March 2020. Well to earn that Facebook has also helped people over the globe in the pandemic. FB added an online shopping company called shops and messenger rooms to help people to meet online and support work from home.
According to the report from the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has added $30 billion to his wealth in the last two months, In the middle of March Zuckerberg had an estimated wealth of $ 57.5 billion. Well, this also makes Zuckerberg the 3rd richest person in the world by owing $87.5 billion.
Facebook and Zuckerberg’s online company helped people in a pandemic. They started Messenger Rooms to help people communicate with each other. In this messenger room 50 people spoke with each other on the same call. Those who are not having a Facebook account and using Whatsapp and Instagram can also use the Messenger room or even if you do not have a Facebook account you can still participate or host or start a call.
Meanwhile, he mentioned that due to pandemic his employers were doing work from home and thought they worked productively and doubly hard. He said even he worked for the longest hours and felt he has done a productive job than usual.
While everyone is facing financial crises, Facebook has managed to become rich and help people in multiple ways