Jeff Bezos He made a public appearance on Friday night and one thing was clear: he was not wearing his wedding ring.
The founder of Amazon posed next to John Travolta at the 16th edition of the Legends of Aviation awards at the Beverly Hilton hotel. Bezos made great news last week after he and his wife MacKenzie Bezos They announced that they were going to divorce after 25 years together.
"We want people to become aware of a development in our lives, as our family and close friends know, after a long period of loving exploration and separation of trial, we have decided to divorce and continue our shared lives as friends," said Bezos. . he wrote in a joint statement on January 9.
He continued: "We are incredibly fortunate to have met and deeply grateful for all of us, one of the years we have married, if we had known that we would be separated after 25 years, we would do it again." "We had a great life together as a married couple, and we also see wonderful futures ahead of us, as parents, friends, partners in companies and projects, and as individuals looking for businesses and adventures."
A day later, it was learned that Bezos had a relationship with the previous one. Good day L.A. co-host Lauren Sanchez.
Sánchez married WME co-CEO Patrick Whitesell (photo below on the far left), but according to Page six, the two of them "officially separated in the fall".
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In the last week or so, Sanchez and Bezos' relationship has become a little more defined. A source told E! News: "Jeff, Mackenzie, Lauren and Patrick go on with their lives."
According to PeopleWhitesell and MacKenzie Bezos were aware of the relationship a few months ago. "The world is catching up, but it has not had any impact on their relationship," one source told the magazine.
The informant also told us that the technology giant and Sanchez are happy together and making some plans for the future.
Meanwhile Sánchez and Bezos have remained silent, there have been some murmurs of a commitment. According to We weekly, "nobody would be surprised" if that happened.
Bezos is currently the richest man in the world and Forbes& # 39; Assistant Editor Management Luisa Kroll gave E! The news in some context explains how MacKenzie would go once the divorce is finalized. "Jeff Bezos is worth more than $ 136 billion dollars," he explained. "95 percent of your fortune is tied to Amazon's stock, so your fortune goes up and down with the electronic retailer."
Kroll said that she believes MacKenzie would get shares in the company, but "he will still control them, but they will be in his name."
She added: "Well, if I got half, which is within the scope of possibilities, I would be the fifth richest person in the world, by far, I would be the richest woman in the world."
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