Giant company Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and his wife, MacKenzie Bezos, publicized Wednesday morning that they are divorcing. The statement was made in a tweet on Twitter.
“We feel incredibly lucky to have found each other and deeply grateful for every one of the years we have been married to each other,” the couple said in a statement posted to Jeff Bezos’ Twitter account. “If we had known we would separate after 25 years, we would do it all again.”
Conferring to the statement, the duo went through a “long period of loving exploration and trial separation” before determining to divorce. “Though the labels might be different, we remain a family, and we remain cherished friends,” the statement said.
— Jeff Bezos (@JeffBezos) January 9, 2019
In October last year 2018, the Amazon chief and founder was named the wealthiest person on the planet. Forbes assessed his net worth was $160 billion and had improved by more than $75 billion from 2017.