ACCURATE.CO Some of the world’s billionaires do have a surprising educational history, such as Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg who dropped out of college.
However, there are other billionaires who don’t even have a high school diploma. However, thanks to their strong determination to run their own business, they eventually became quite famous billionaires.
Who are they ? For that, consider the following 5 billionaires who do not have a high school diploma, quoted from various sources.
1. Zhou Qunfei
Zhou Qunfei chose to drop out of school when he was 16 years old. He works in a watch lens factory. The woman who had been an employee, Zhou also took Accounting classes at night. After saving up to US$2500 or around Rp34 million, he managed to open his own watch lens company which he and his family managed.
Now, he is the CEO of Lens Technology which produces glass or lenses from various world-famous brands, from Apple, Samsung, to Tesla. In fact, quoted from Forbes, his wealth has now reached US $ 12.2 billion.
2. Amancio Ortega
Teenage Amancio Ortega left school to become a delivery man for local shops. A few years later, he was able to establish his own retail company in his homeland, Spain.
In fact, his company, Zara, has now shot up and has branches in various parts of the world. He is now also the second richest person in Europe with a fortune of US $ 78.9 billion.