Valve's Gabe Newell is Worth More Than Donald Trump

Valve boss Gabe Newell is worth more than both Donald Trump and Oprah. 


Valve’s Gabe Newell is officially worth more than the current President-Elect of the United States.

According to Forbes’ most recent list of billionaires (via Kotaku), Newell is ranked #134 with a net worth of $4.1 billion. He’s positioned on the list above the likes of Trump, Oprah, and Steven Spielberg. Currently positioned at the top of the list are Microsoft’s Bill Gates ($81B), Amazon’s Jeff Bezos ($67), Warren Buffett ($65.5B), and Facebook’s Zuckerberg ($55.5B).

Newell is the CEO of Valve Software, one of the most lucrative companies in the gaming industry due to their creation of the Half-Life, Portal, Left 4 Dead, and Dota games, as well as the massively popular PC gaming platform Steam.


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