Born on January 12, 1964, in Albuquerque, US, Jeff Bezos is a billionaire American technology entrepreneur. Renowned as the CEO of Amazon, Jeff Bezos is an Electrical Engineering and Computer Science degree holder. Talking about his professional life he is a great investor and philanthropist. Furthermore, having a business interest in media and aerospace, he also owns ‘The Washington Post’ and ‘Blue origin’. As of January 14, 2021, according to Forbes, Jeff Bezos is again the wealthiest man in the world with a net worth of $184.8 billion. He is just $200 million wealthier than the number two richest Elon Musk. There were various complications in his professional life before reaching this position. Similar to his professional life, Bezos has various ups and downs in his personal life too. If you eagerly want to know more about his family, then below is some information about Jeff Bezos wife and kids.
Who is Jeff Bezos’ wife?
Jeff Bezos married MacKenzie Scott Tuttle just within six months of their engagement in 1993. The couple met for the first time at the hedge fund D.E Shaws, 1992. While working together they fell in love with each other. However, the first initiation was from MacKenzie Scott. Just one year after their marriage, Jeff left the job at D.E Shaw with a plan to start Amazon. During this time he has the full support of his wife MacKenzie Bezos. Though there were so much love and affection in their relationship, their marriage lasted only for 25 years. Their divorce was finalized on April 4, 2019, with a $38 billion settlement. According to Forbes as of January 12, 2021, MacKenzie Scott net worth is $55.8 billion.
Beside being the ex-wife of Amazon founder, Jeff Bezos, Mackenzie Scott is an American novelist and philanthropist too. However, Amazon has defined her public image almost completely. Moreover, her divorce from Jeff Bezos made her personal life more of a public fascination. The couple has posted a joint statement about their divorce in Bezos’s Twitter account on January 9, 2019. In the tweet, they also wrote that after the divorce also they see a wonderful future ahead as parents, friends, partners in ventures and projects, and as individuals pursuing ventures and adventures.
Moving towards Jeff Bezos’s current relationship status, he is in a relationship with Lauren Sanchez. Just after the finalization of MacKenzie and Jeff Bezos divorce, the news of Jeff’s affair with Lauren Sanchez came to the public. Jeff Bezos’s girlfriend, Lauren Sanchez is a long-time tv anchor and a licensed helicopter pilot. Further, she is also an aerial filmmaker.
How many kids does Jeff Bezos have?
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos and his ex-wife MacKenzie Scott have four children together. Among MacKenzie and Jeff Bezos four kids, 3 are sons and one is a daughter. Talking about their daughter, they have adopted her from China. Their eldest son Prezton was born In 2000. Before the divorce, Jeff Bezos’s wife and kids along with Jeff Bezos himself used to spend family time together in the morning. Even after his divorce, he sometimes goes on an outing with his children. Jeff Bezos also advises his children by saying that they need to work hard and be proud of their choices and decisions.