Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos’ Ex-Wife and Billionaire MacKenzie Scott has filed for a Divorce from her second husband— Dan Jewett.
She got married to the Chemistry teacher, Jewett in 2021, two years after her separation from Jeff Bezos in 2019.
Apart from this, her image is very clean. Scott is a prominent philanthropist in the world who doles out a majority of her wealth to various NGOs and organizations.
MacKenzie Scott Files Divorce From Dan Jewett
Billionaire Philanthropist MacKenzie Scott files for a divorce on Monday at the King County Superior Court in Washington. Reportedly, she asked the court to “dissolve their marriage” in the petition filed.
Further, the document mentions a contract about how the real estate is going to be divided along with other personal property. “Spousal support is declined as it is not necessary.” However, the details of the contract are not made available to the public.
Scott married Dan Jewett, a science teacher in a private school in the year 2021. Following his marriage, Jewett resigned from his job as a teacher. Because his presence felt like a distraction on the campus due to his high-profile nature of marriage.
Within 3 years, Scott has filed for a second divorce. According to the sources, there was no contestation on Jewett’s side.
Aftermath Of The Divorce Petition
There are a lot of alterations that are happening after the divorce petition. Suddenly, Jewett’s name was missing from various Philanthropic projects initiated by MacKenzie Scott.
Jewett’s letter was not present on the Giving Pledge Website. It is an organization that convinces billionaires to donate half of their fortune before they die. At the time of marriage, Dan Jewett pledged to donate it along with Scott.
Moreover, his name also disappeared from a medium post that Scott had written. At last, Jewett’s name was also missing from Scott’s author bio on Amazon.
MacKenzie Scott’s Net Worth in 2022
Scott is famous for her generous and giving personality. She is a billionaire philanthropist and is among one of the richest individuals in the world with a whooping net worth of $27.8 Billion.
Moreover, she received a quarter share of Amazon’s stake worth USD 36 million in 2019. Nonetheless, since then, she is always garnering attention for her charitable ventures.
In the last three years, MacKenzie Scott has given away around $12 billion of her wealth. Recently, she donated two Beverly hills mansions which costs around $55 million to California Community Foundation.
Her magnanimous donations are always a matter of discussion in the Philanthropic community as it is a very rare phenomenon.
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