9 Connecticut Residents Make Forbes 400 List

Oct 11, 2018

Forbes’ 2018 list of America’s 400 Richest People includes nine Connecticut residents. That’s two more than last year.

The new additions to the list are World Wrestling Entertainment CEO Vince McMahon, worth $3.3 billion, and head of XPO Logistics, Bradley Jacobs, worth $2.7 billion.

The combined net worth of the nine billionaires totals $53 billion.

Connecticut’s richest billionaire, worth $18.1 billion is Ray Dalio, the founder of Bridgewater Associates, a hedge fund company. He ranks 25th on the overall list.

The richest in the country is Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, worth $160 billion.