World’s richest man and businessman, Jeff Bezos who has been married to his wife, Mackenzie for 25-years have announced they are splitting.
The 54-year-old Amazon CEO made a joint announcement with his wife on Twitter.
According to Bezos, he and his wife had been through a trial separation and have now decided to end their 25-year marriage after failing to resolve their issues.
With what the CEO has posted, you can tell the divorce is amicable as they thanked each other for the years they have spent together as married couple. He said they will remain a family and stay “cherished friends”.
“If we had known we would separate after 25 years, we would do it all again” he added.
Jeff Bezos is the richest man in the world. He and McKenzie own a total of 400,000 acres of property, making them 2 of the biggest landholders in the country.
Report says the couple got married in 1993 long before Bezos became rich. He actually became a millionaire in 1997. They live in Washington, which is a community property state. That means any assets accrued during the marriage are split 50/50, unless there’s a prenup.
Amazon is now the most valuable company on the planet … worth nearly $810 BILLION!
The billionaire couple however, have 4 children together.
See the divorce announcement shared on Twitter below.