Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and his wife, MacKenzie, are getting divorced after 25 years of marriage.
The two made the announcement on Twitter in a statement.
“After a long period of loving exploration and trial separation,
“If we had known we would separate after 25 years, we would do it
“Though the labels might be different, we remain a family, and we remain cherished friends,” they wrote.
This is coming almost at the same period Amazon was declared the world’s most valuable listed company.
The 48-year-old MacKenzie Bezos is a novelist and founder of anti-bullying organisation, Bystander Foundation. Her soon-to-be-ex Jeff Bezos is the world’s richest man with $137bn (N50 billion).
The two have four children including one adopted child.