Turkish origin Doctor includes to the list of 500 richest people in the world owing vaccine against coronavirus

Turkish origin Doctor includes to the list of 500 richest people in the world owing vaccine against coronavirus
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  • calendar-gray 04 December 2020

Ugur Shahin,  physicianoncologist, entrepreneur, and founder of BioNTech SE  company of Turkish origin was included in the 500 richest people in the world for the first time, APA economics reports citing Bloomberg.

Value of shares of BioNTech SE increased 8% this week after the approval of using a vaccine against COVID-19 infection created by BioNTech SE and Pfizer Inc. companies together and 250% at the beginning of the year.

According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, Ugur Shahin is in 493rd place among the 500 richest people in the world right now. His net worth is 5,1 billion dollars.

Mirsaid İbrahimzade

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