Time magazine named “ Person of the Year – 2021 '' the richest man in the world, the founder of SpaceX and the car company Tesla Elon Musk.
“He grew up in harsh conditions and was especially smart … 99.9% of people cannot cope with such situations. A small percentage do this thanks to the ability to make important decisions under severe pressure and the endless desire to change the way of humanity, '' said Antonio Gracias, a close friend of Musk for two decades, who has served on the boards of directors of Tesla and SpaceX.
Car company Tesla controls two-thirds of the multi-billion dollar electric vehicle market and is estimated at $ 1 trillion. Musk, with a net worth of more than $ 250 billion, is the richest individual in history, the article notes.
In addition, according to Time magazine, four scientists & ndash; Catalin Cariko, Barney Graham, Kizzmekiyu Corbett, Drew Weissman have made a critical breakthrough with an innovative and highly effective mRNA vaccine platform that will impact human health and well-being.
Last year, Time Magazine named “; Person of the Year – 2020 '' US President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.