The world is a business, they say, and the most successful businesses in the world are not only generating tremendous profits but are also providing hundreds of thousands of jobs at the same time. While many of the world’s most profitable companies aren’t necessarily big employers of personnel, the following companies are some of the biggest employers on the planet. Without further ado, here are the 10 largest and at the same time highly profitable companies in the world today.
Wells Fargo is a community based financial service provider that was founded in 1852. The firm has a market value of 261.38 billion dollars. This giant company is headquartered in San Francisco and is currently one of the most profitable companies in the United States. In terms of its sales, the company has 88.66 billion dollars in sales and has employed 264,900 people over these past few years.