Amazon founder Jeff Bezos went to house and again final yr in 11 minutes, and now his girlfriend plans to make her personal journey someday subsequent yr.
However as a substitute of touring along with her companion, Lauren Sánchez told CNN on Monday that she’ll be joined by a “great group of females.”
Final yr, Bezos—who on the time was the world’s richest man—rode into house on a rocket developed by his house firm, Blue Origin. After the flight, he mentioned it was “the best day ever,” according to CNN.
Bezos and Sánchez have been relationship publicly for just a few years, after his cut up from his ex-wife MacKenzie Scott; the 2 had been married for 25 years.
Beforehand, Sánchez was a information anchor and leisure reporter. However she later grew to become a skilled helicopter pilot and based an aerial filming firm, Black Ops Aviation. Sánchez can also be the vice chair of the Bezos Earth Fund, a Bezos-founded group that’s devoted to preventing local weather change and defending nature.
In the identical CNN interview on Monday, Bezos mentioned he deliberate to provide away nearly all of his wealth in his lifetime. Though he didn’t specify how—solely that he and Sánchez are “building the capacity to be able to give away this money.”
Bezos is at present the world’s fourth-richest man, with a internet price of $124 billion, according to Bloomberg’s Billionaire Index.
On that listing, Bezos trails Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk; the CEO of luxurious model LVMH Bernard Arnault; and Gautam Adani, the founding father of the most important port operator in India, Adani Group. Bezos ranks forward of Microsoft founder Invoice Gates and Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett.
In the meantime, additionally on Monday, the New York Instances reported that Amazon plans to put off 10,000 workers.
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