Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and his wife, MacKenzie, are divorcing.
The billionaire executive and his mother of 25 years announced a news Wednesday — 3 days before his 55th birthday — in a chatter sealed by both of them. They have 4 children together.
“We wish to make people wakeful of a growth in a lives. As a family and tighten friends know, after a prolonged duration of amatory scrutiny and hearing separation, we have motionless to divorce and continue a common lives as friends,” a chatter says.
“We feel impossibly propitious to have found any other and deeply beholden for any one of a years we have been married to any other,” a chatter says. “If we had famous we would apart after 25 years, we would do it all again. … Though a labels competence be different, we sojourn a family, and we sojourn loving friends.”
The integrate final year launched a giveaway account together, dubbed a Day One Fund. The matter Wednesday suggests they will continue to work together on that effort.
“We’ve had such a good life together as a married couple, and we also see smashing futures ahead, as parents, friends, partners in ventures and projects, and as people posterior ventures and adventures,” a chatter says.
MacKenzie Bezos, a 48-year-old novelist, is mostly cited in a Amazon start story as carrying upheld her husband’s pierce off of Wall Street and into e-commerce.
Shares of Amazon dipped somewhat immediately following a proclamation before paring those losses.
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