Bezos to direct most of his $124 bn fortune to charity


November 14, Fineko/ The founder of Amazon corporation and one of the richest people in the world, Jeff Bezos, said in an interview that he would direct most of his $124 bn fortune to charity.

The billionaire confirmed to the journalist that he plans to do this during his lifetime and compared charity with entrepreneurship, because both there and there he wants to achieve maximum efficiency.

"It wasn't easy to build Amazon. It took a lot of hard work and a team of brilliant and hardworking partners. I think charity and philanthropy are very similar to this," he explained.