Grant Suneson, 24/7 Wall Street Published 6:00 a.m. ET March 19, 2019 | Updated 7:08 a.m. ET March 19, 2019
Like many generations before them, millennials are often accused of being lazy or entitled by their elders. Yet many young people have worked hard and innovated to create a new wave of businesses that have disrupted entrenched industries – and made their millennial founders ultra-wealthy in the process.
24/7 Wall St. reviewed media outlets such as Forbes and Bloomberg to determine the wealthiest self-made millennials – those born between 1981 and 1996 – by net worth.
Unsurprisingly, nearly all of the richest millennial entrepreneurs earned their money in tech industries. Ubiquitous