Meet the Black Billionaire Who Adobe Just Paid Another $3 Billion For His Cloud Software

Back in 2016, African-American billionaire Robert F. Smith, founder and CEO of Vista Equity Partners, made a big bet when he paid $1.8 billion for the cloud-service company, Marketo. Well, that bet has significantly paid off... because he just sold Marketo to Adobe Systems, Inc. for $4.75 billion, which has earned him a profit of just about $3 billion - the largest acquired profit from a single company in the last 20 years.

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Once Homeless, This Black Entrepreneur Now Owns a $20 Million Trucking Company

34-year old Amari Ruff had a rough start growing up. As a teenager, he had to balance studies and work to help his mother make ends meet while moving between homeless shelters. But now, he owns a multi-million dollar trucking company called Sudu that connects underserved entrepreneurs to giant companies such as Walmart and UPS.

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One of Powerful ladies in Africa; Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Story

Ngozi Okonjo – Iweala is a renowned economist of Nigeria. She became popular when she was made the Finance Minister of the country twice. Also, her long tenure with the World Bank which includes her time as the Managing Director of the firm is another claim to fame. For a short time, she also worked as the Nigerian Foreign Minister.

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