By FactsWow Team
Posted on: 15 Apr, 2022
MacKenzie Scott turned rags to riches and now holds a wealthy net worth.
Scott graduated from Princeton University and went to New York. She was urged to become a novelist.
Like other college students MacKenzie also faced difficulties in making ends meet. Nonetheless, she worked as a waitress.
With ongoing studies and a job as a waitress, MacKenzie’s dream of becoming was somehow left behind.
Scott wrote, ‘I found myself with small chunks of time due to which I collapsed with frustration or exhaustion. ‘Was ruminate with the monotony of making and selling sandwiches.
Scott explained to Morrison, “she accepted the job by D.E Shaw at the hedge of financial necessity.
At D.E Shaw, Scott was interviewed and selected. This was when she started working with her husband, Jeff Bezos.
The newly married couple Scott and Jeff went to Bellevue, Washington, in 1994. Moving there, Jeff headed to a startup.
Jeff Bezos started a startup which is now called Amazon.
The startup grew globally and received $1.5 trillion in market capitalization day by day.
Scott worked part-time in the startup. Now she was able to give a proper time growing her novel.
Scott found Amazon as an ‘interesting business.’
Scott published one of her novels in 2005 and another one in 2013.
Unfortunately, the couple was separated in 2019. At that time, Scott received 25% shares of Amazon.
MacKenzie Scott is now a rich woman with an estimated net worth of $46 billion.
According to reports, Scott donates many of her .
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