We all look for the love of our life and no one is exception in that. Not even the world’s most powerful Business persons. Here is the stories of 5 most powerful couples whose joined forces left the world jaw-dropping.
- Bill and Melinda Gates:
If you are talking about the world’s richest persons one name that comes to your mind is Bill gates isn’t it? Well this gates duo is also one of the powerful business couple, bill who is arguably one of the richest people in United States and the pioneer behind the Microsoft has net worth of $79.7 billion according to Forbes. Married to American Businesswoman and a Philanthropist Melinda Gates (Net worth $70 Billion according to Forbes), the duo runs ‘Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation’ the Largest private foundation in the World.
- Marrisa Mayer and Zack Bogue
She’s the CEO of Yahoo and he’s a former lawyer who invests in big-data startups and founded an investment fund Data Collective. The couple met when Mayer was still working at Google. They were married on 12th December, 2009. After joining Yahoo, when the company announced her appointment as CEO, Mayer announced that she was pregnant much to the delight of the world. The couple is now the proud parents of a boy and twin daughters.
- Jeff Bezos and MacKenzie Bezos
The Founder of Amazon fell in love with American Novelist. The two met at New York Hedge Fund ‘D.E Shaw’, which they both were working for back in 1992. The couple married the following year and Jeff was appointed as the founder of Amazon two years later. The couple moved to Seattle in 1994, following which their careers rocketed. Bezos, a favourite student of Toni Morrison, published her famous works ‘The Testing of Luther Albright’ (2005) and Traps (2013). While Bezos expanded on one of the largest businesses in the world, MacKenzie founded the Bystander Revolution, an anti-bullying organization in 2014. This formidable duo is the doting parents of three sons and one daughter.
- Cher Wang and Wenchi Chen
Who said tech nerds can’t find love? Cher Wang, co-founder of HTC Corporation married Chen Wen-Chi, who is the President and CEO of VIA Technologies. Wang’s interest as an entrepreneur along with her religious zeal greatly inspires her husband who even converted to Christianity for her. Both Wang and Chen have stakes in each other’s companies and Wang even helped Chen out when he was facing initial difficulties operating VIA Technologies. The couple is now proud parents to two beautiful children.
- Mukesh and Neeta Ambani
Well this is one of the richest persons in the world having world’s costliest home. The tale of how Mukesh ambani proposed Neeta Ambani on a traffic signal amuses all of us. This Ambani-duo has racked up a billion-dollar business, much of which is given by them to charity. Nita is also actively involved with Project Drishti, a social initiative taken by Reliance Industries and the National Association for the Blind. The couple has two sons Akash and Anant and one daughter, Isha.
There is much more to the book of love but these are some example whose love even went to make them billionaire.