It became known that the owner of an online retailer Amazon decided to divorce his wife, after more than two decades of living together. Jeff Bezos reported about it by means of social essence of Twitter.
On January 9, the richest man in the world, with a fortune of $126.2 billion, published a post in which he told about the upcoming divorce. According to the businessman, he and his wife McKenzie are happy to have met each other 25 years ago. Bezos admitted: he was happy to go this way with his wife and the couple will always be good friends.
“We are very happy to have found each other and are grateful for every year we have lived together. If we had known that we would be divorced in 25 years, we would have married and overcome this path. We had a wonderful family life, and we have a great future ahead as parents of our children, friends and partners in various projects. In any case, we remain family and friends,” wrote Bezos.
The star couple met in 1993. They then worked for a large investment firm D.E.Shaw, where the future billionaire served as Vice President, and McKenzie worked as an analyst.
A year later, Jeff Bezos founded Amazon, an online retailer, starting his ascent to the financial top of the world. For 25 years of married life, the couple had 4 children.
Now the businessman ranks first in the ranking of the richest people in the world. Last year, he earned more than $ 27 billion, also taking a leading position in the list of the most successful entrepreneurs.
This means that after the divorce, Jeff Bezos will also become one of the most enviable suitors in the world.