Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon, has announced his engagement to his girlfriend, Lauren Sanchez, marking a significant milestone in their relationship of nearly five years.
Rumors of the engagement had been circulating for months, fueled by sightings of Sanchez wearing a heart-shaped ring. The news comes following Bezos' divorce from his former wife, Mackenzie Scott, in 2019, after a marriage of nearly 24 years.
Currently, Bezos and Sanchez are enjoying their time in the South of France, where they are attending the renowned Cannes Film Festival. They have been residing on Bezos' extravagant $500 million yacht, which notably features a mermaid figurehead resembling Sanchez.
Sanchez has previously expressed her admiration for Bezos, highlighting his sense of humor and ability to make her laugh. In a social media post on Bezos' birthday, she wrote at length about the qualities she values in him, including his willingness to support friends in need and his dedication to their children's well-being.
In her heartfelt message, she emphasized that the public may not see the same side of Bezos that she does—the compassionate and caring individual who goes out of his way to create joyful moments for others. Sanchez also praised his boundless capacity for love and his desire to make a positive impact on the world.
The engagement between Jeff Bezos and Lauren Sanchez has captured public attention, as the couple moves forward in their journey together. As they continue to make headlines, their relationship will undoubtedly be closely followed by admirers and the media alike.