The divorce of the world’s richest person has been sparking the headlines ever since the news came out. With the net worth of $112 million, Jeff Bezos sure is one of the most influential persons on the planet. But his divorce may lead to a decrease in his net worth, and the amount he will have to pay to his wife shall make her one of the richest women on the planet. But the word is doing rounds that Mr Bezos had an affair outside his marriage which became the reason for his separation from his wife.
“We want to make people aware of development in our lives. As our family and close friends know, after a long period of loving exploration and trial separation, we have decided to divorce and continue our shared lives as friends,” statements read. “We feel incredibly lucky to have found each other and deeply grateful for everyone one of the years we have been married to each other.”
If we had known we would separate after 25 years, we would do it all again. We’ve had such a great life together as a married couple, and we also see wonderful futures ahead, as parents, friends, partners in ventures and projects, and as individuals pursuing ventures and adventures,” it read further. Word is doing rounds that Mr Bezos has had an affair with TV anchor Lauren Sanchez who is a married woman.
Lauren Sanchez’s husband -Patrick Whitesell- is one of the most powerful people in Hollywood and through him only -Jeff could meet Mrs Sachez. As per Busisness Insider, the reporters of The Enquirer tracked Mr Bezos and Mrs Sanchez ” across five states and 40,000 miles, tailed them in private jets, swanky limos, helicopter rides, romantic hikes, five-star hotel hideaways, intimate dinner dates and ‘quality time’ in hidden love nests.”
The shares given to the wife of Mr Bezos post-divorce shall make her the richest woman in the world, and one of the richest person on the planet.