MacKenzie Scott ex-Husband: Who is Jeff Bezos?

MacKenzie Scott is an American novelist and philanthropist best known as the former wife of Jeff Bezos.

As of September 2022, she has a net worth of US$33.4 billion, owing to a 4% stake in Amazon, the company founded by Jeff Bezos.

As such, Scott is the third-wealthiest woman in the United States, and the 21st-wealthiest individual in the world.

Scott was named one of the world’s most powerful women by Forbes in 2021, and one of Time’s 100 Most Influential People of 2020.

MacKenzie Scott ex-Husband

MacKenzie Scott ex-Husband: Who is Jeff Bezos?

Who is MacKenzie Scott’s ex-husband? How many husbands does MacKenzie Scott have?

MacKenzie Scott was married to Jeff Bezos.

Jeffrey Bezos is an American entrepreneur, media proprietor, investor, computer engineer, and commercial astronaut.

He is the founder, executive chairman, and former president and CEO of Amazon.

MacKenzie met him while working as his assistant at D. E. Shaw in 1992; after three months of dating in New York, they married and moved to Seattle, Washington, in 1994.

MacKenzie Scott ex-Husband

They have four children: three sons and one daughter. Their daughter is adopted from China.

Their community property divorce in 2019 left Scott with US$35.6 billion in Amazon stock while her former husband retained 75% of the couple’s Amazon stock.

After her divorce from Jeff Bezos, Mackenzie Bezos changed her name to Mackenzie Scott, with the surname derived from her middle name.