MacKenzie Bezos Could Become Wealthiest Woman In World
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and his wife, MacKenzie Bezos, have said they will divorce.
Their separation of assets could affect the Amazon CEO's ranking among the richest people in the world.
If MacKenzie Bezos acquired half of Jeff Bezos' $137 billion fortune — a possible outcome of a divorce settlement — the two would be tied at No.
4 on the list with $68.5 billion each.
Read more: Even if Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos don't split his $137 billion fortune evenly, she still has a chance at becoming the world's richest woman A net worth of $68.5 billion would land the Bezoses just ahead of Amancio Ortega, a Spanish fashion retailer with a net worth of $62.2 billion, and one spot below France's Bernard Arnault, also a fashion retailer, whose net worth is $72.2 billion.