Jeff Bezos’s wife, Makenzie Bezos becomes world’s 3rd richest woman after messy divorce

Jeff Bezos, founder and chief executive of Amazon, announced on Thursday that he will transfer roughly 4% of the company’s stock to his wife, MacKenzie, most likely by early July.

The couple are in the process of finalizing their divorce.

Those shares are worth more than $35 billion. According to Forbes,that would make MacKenzie the third-richest woman in the world, behind L’Oréal’s Francoise Bettencourt Meyers, who is worth an estimated $52.9 billion, and Walmart’s Alice Walton, who is worth $45 billion. She would rank as the planet’s 26th-richest person, ahead of Nike’s Phil Knight.

Jeff Bezos will remain the world’s richest person, with a net worth above $110 billion.

What Nonnie Roberson said about death

One Comment

  1. How superior an intellect and business person is Makenzie to JB?
    Part of the settlement, from her end, was an extremely wise bait & switch — she offered portions of future sinking ships — and Bozos and his lawyer(s) literally jumped on it!!!

    “She is giving him all of her interests in The Washington Post and Blue Origin, as well as 75% of her Amazon stock and voting control of her shares…”


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Back to top button