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# 56 Lukas Walton 


Real Time Net Worth
as of 4/23/2024
-$282.9M (-0.99%)

# 56 Lukas Walton 


Real Time Net Worth
as of 4/23/2024
-$282.9M (-0.99%)
Source of WealthWalmart
ResidenceChicago, Illinois
Marital StatusMarried
EducationBS, Colorado College
Age-Adjusted Net Worth$135B
Lukas Walton
Lukas Walton
United States
Net worth: $28.6B

Self-Made Score 

Wealth History

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Lukas Tyler Walton was born on September 19, 1986, in the United States.
He is the only child of John T. Walton (1946–2005) and Christy Walton, the grandson of Walmart founder Sam Walton.
Raised in National City, California, and Jackson Hole, Wyoming; he moved to Jackson, Wyoming, following his father's death in a plane crash in 2005.
Diagnosed with rare kidney cancer at three, he recovered using a plant-based remedy from his mother's garden.
Obtained a bachelor's degree in environmentally sustainable business from Colorado College in 2010.
Worked at True North Venture Partners in his career.

Philanthropy and Politics

Works for the Walton Family Foundation, serving as the environment program committee chair.
Contributed $5,600 to the Biden campaign and $142,000 to the Democratic National Committee in 2020.

Personal Life

Resides in Jackson, Wyoming, and Chicago.
Listed as the richest person in Illinois as of September 2020.
Married to Samantha Walton, co-president of the Builders Initiative, a Walton family foundation.

Builders Vision and Passions

Founder and CEO of Builders Vision, an impact platform focusing on environmental and social challenges.
Passionate about sustainable solutions due to his childhood battle with cancer.
Educational journey includes a major in environmental science and economics at Colorado College.
Focused on sustainable food and agriculture, healthy oceans, renewable energy, and thriving communities.
Chair of the Environmental Committee of the Walton Family Foundation and Walton Conservation Coalition.

How long would it take you to become as rich as Lukas Walton?

If you started with $10,000 and invested an additional $500 each month at a 43.95% CAGR, it would take you 5 years to reach Lukas Walton's net worth of $28.6B.

Is this realistic? It depends how closely the VIX-TA-Macro Advanced model performs to its history in the future. Since Grizzly Bulls launched on January 1, 2022, it's returned 34.07% compared to 5.08% for the S&P 500 benchmark.

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Lukas Walton is very wealthy, but what's stopping you from reaching that same level of success? As summarized in our five fundamental rules to wealth building, becoming wealthy in a modern capitalist economy is not complicated. There's actually only three variables:

  1. Your starting capital
  2. Your earnings after expenses
  3. The compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of your savings

Most people start with zero or very little, so if you weren't born into wealth, don't fret! The majority of the fortunate folks listed in our Grizzly Bulls’ Billionaires Index came from middle class or lower backgrounds. The most distinguishing characteristic of the group is their ability to consistently earn a high CAGR on their savings.

Every billionaire has a unique strategy to achieve high CAGR. For Lukas Walton, Walmart is the primary source. Whether you choose to invest your savings in your own businesses or the businesses of others is not as important. The salient piece of the puzzle is ensuring that your hard-earned savings are generating sufficient CAGR to reach your long term goals.

Most people simply invest their money in index funds and call it a day. There's nothing wrong with this approach, but it guarantees relative mediocrity. To achieve greatness, you need to invest your money to earn higher than average returns. In the long run, better investors will always finish ahead of better earners.

Source: Grizzly Bulls reporting

Methodology: Grizzly Bulls' Billionaires Index is a daily ranking of the world's billionaires and richest people. Grizzly Bulls strives to provide the most accurate net worth calculations available. We pull data from public equity markets, SEC filings, public real estate records, and other reputable sources.

The index is dynamic and updates daily at the close of U.S. stock market trading based on changes in the markets, economy, and updates to Grizzly Bulls' proprietary algorithm of personal wealth calculation. Stakes in public companies are tracked daily based on the relevant closing prices of the underlying securities. Additionally, stakes in private companies, cash, real estate, and other less easily valued assets are updated periodically through careful analysis of insider transactions, comparable public company sales / EBITDA multiples, etc.

Edited by: Lee Bailey