According to Bloomberg, the CEO of Amazon Jeff Bezos and his wife Mackenzie officially divorced. On Friday, formalizing the breakup of the marital relationship document was signed by a judge in king County in Washington state.
The completion of the divorce process will be the beginning of the handover procedure Jeff Bezosa ex-wife of 19.7 million shares (4 percent) of the world’s largest Internet-shop Amazon. The cost of this stake is estimated at 38.3 billion dollars, reports TASS.
While Jeff Bezos will have the right to vote the shares that he will give his wife after divorce. In turn, she left to the former spouse their share of the Washington Post and in the company Blue Origin.
In March last year, Jeff Bezos has been at the top of the annual ranking of the richest people in the world by Forbes, ahead of previously lead the list of the founder of company Microsoft bill gates. In September of the same year the Amazon became the second after the Apple company, whose market capitalization exceeded $ 1 trillion.
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