Owns the company Microsoft, which
makes and owns the rights to Windows, Explorer, Microsoft Office
(Word, Excel, Outlook, FrontPage, Powerpoint etc. etc.). Therefore, incredibly profitable company in Seattle, as almost every business
on the planet pays it a commission for using its software
(excluding those in South East Asia, for example, where the copyright and patent treaties do not apply).
For general lust
for power, in US historical terms, ranks far below the other
earlier Robber Barons, like say J.P. Morgan, Rockefeller etc etc.