One of the wealthiest man alive, Bill Gates and his wife, Melinda Gates have announced the end of their marriage after being husband and wife for 27 years.
However, Bill Gates and Melinda who have three children together revealed that they will continue to work together at their namesake philanthropic foundation.
The two entrepreneurs announced their separation in a statement on their personal Twitter handles and they also demanded privacy during this time.
“Over the last 27 years, we have raised three incredible children and built a foundation that works all over the world to enable all people to lead healthy, productive lives,” the statement read.
“We continue to share a belief in that mission and will continue our work together at the foundation, but we no longer believe we can grow together as a couple in this next phase of our lives.”