One of the founders of the German company Biontech is among the 500 richest people in the world and the reason is Corona
The German company Biontech and the partner of Pfizer in the manufacture of the Corona vaccine, one of its founders, Ugur Shaheen, joined the list of the 500 richest people in the world, after Britain agreed to use the vaccine produced by the company in cooperation with the American Pfizer.
According to Bloomberg Agency, shares of the German company Biontech jumped by 8% within a week, and the company's shares rose by more than 250% for this year.
Ugur Sahin was worth $ 5.1 billion.
Britain announced its approval of the use of the Corona vaccine produced by the two companies, while they said, "The effectiveness of the vaccine reaches 95% in preventing disease."
The two companies are still awaiting the decision of the US Food and Drug Administration and the European Union, to register the vaccine and recognize its effectiveness.