MacKenzie, wife to Amazon founder Jeff Bezos would become the third richest woman in the world after her divorce process goes through.
Jeff Bezos would transfer 4% of his Amazon stocks to his wife MacKenzie. The stock is said to be worth $35 billion over as of 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time on Thursday.
This would make her the third richest woman in the world only behind, L’Oréal’s Francoise Bettencourt Meyers worth about $52.9 billion and Alice Walton of Walmart worth $45 billion.
This would maker her the 26th wealthiest person in the ranking of Forbes richest people. However, Jeff Bezos would still retain his lead as the world’s richest person in the world with an estimated net worth of $110 billion.
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