The world's wealthiest people under 35

Mark Zuckerberg
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Mark Zuckerberg

Technology entrepreneurs dominate the list of the world's 20 wealthiest individuals under the age of 35, as ranked by Wealth-X.

At the top is Facebook co-founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg, who at 31 years of age has an estimated net worth of $41.6 billion. The youngest person among the ranks also hails from the tech industry: Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel, who has amassed a fortune of $1.9 billion at the age of 25.

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There are six women on the list, including Huiyan Yang. She is the 34-year-old vice chairman of Chinese real estate developer Country Garden Holdings, who with an estimated net worth of $5.9 billion takes third place on the list and ranks as the richest woman.

Check out the top 12 below: