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MacKenzie Scott net worth 2021: MacKenzie Scott is an American billionaire businesswoman, novelist, and philanthropist. She is the ex-wife of the richest man in the world Jeff Bezos. Keep reading as we bring to you all the information you need to know about Mackenzie Scott net worth and biography.

Net Worth$60 billion
Full nameMacKenzie Scott
Date of birthApril 7, 1970
Occupationbusinesswoman
NationalityAmerican
SpouseDan Jewett

Early life and education

MacKenzie Scott Tuttle was born on April 7, 1970, in San Francisco, California, to a financial planner father and homemaker mother. She claims to have begun seriously writing at the age of 6, when she wrote The Book Worm, a 142-page book, which was destroyed in a flood.

In 1988, she graduated from Hotchkiss School in Lakeville, Connecticut.

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In 1992, Tuttle earned her bachelor’s degree in English at Princeton University, where she studied under the Nobel Laureate in Literature Toni Morrison, who described Tuttle as “one of the best students I’ve ever had in my creative writing classes”. She also worked as a research assistant to Morrison for the 1992 novel Jazz.

Career

In 1993, Scott and Bezos were married, and in 1994, they both left D. E. Shaw, moved to Seattle, and started Amazon. Scott was one of Amazon’s first employees, and was heavily involved in Amazon’s early days, working on the company’s name, business plan, accounts and shipping early orders.

 She also negotiated the company’s first freight contract. When Amazon began to succeed, Scott took a less involved role in the business, preferring to focus on her family and literary career.

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In 2005, Scott wrote her debut novel, The Testing of Luther Albright, for which she won an American Book Award in 2006. She said that it took her 10 years to write, as she was helping Bezos build Amazon, giving birth to three children, and raising them.

 Toni Morrison, her former teacher, reviewed the book as “a rarity: a sophisticated novel that breaks and swells the heart”. Her second novel, Traps, was published in 2013.

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MacKenzie Scott Net Worth

Mackenzie Scott net worth 2021 is $60 billion making her one of the richest women in the world. As part of the divorce settlement, Bezos transferred 25% of his Amazon stake to Scott, which was 4% of the company.

In 2020 she announced nearly $6 billion in gifts to some 500 nonprofits; in June 2021, Scott said she gave another $2.7 billion to 286 groups.

Personal life

Scott was married to Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon and Blue Origin, from 1993 to 2019. She met him while working as his assistant at D. E. Shaw in 1992; after three months of dating in New York they married and moved to Seattle, Washington, in 1994. They have four children: three sons and one daughter. Their daughter is adopted from China.

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Their community property divorce in 2019 left Scott with US$35.6 billion in Amazon stock while her ex-husband retained 75% of the couple’s Amazon stock. She became the third-wealthiest woman in the world and one of the wealthiest people overall in April 2019.

In July 2020, Scott was ranked the 22nd-richest person in the world by Forbes with a net worth estimated at $36 billion. By September 2020, Scott was named the world’s richest woman, and by December 2020, her net worth was estimated at $62 billion.

After her divorce from Jeff Bezos, Mackenzie Bezos changed her name to Mackenzie Scott, with the surname derived from her middle name.

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Scott is married to high school chemistry teacher Dan Jewett. The marriage was revealed in Jewett’s Giving Pledge letter posted on March 6, 2021.

Mackenzie Scott net worth 2021 is $60 billion making her one of the richest women in the world.

Philanthropy

In May 2019, Scott signed the Giving Pledge, a charitable-giving campaign in which she undertook to give away most of her wealth to charity over her lifetime or in her will; despite its name, the pledge is not legally binding.

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In a July 2020 Medium post, Scott announced that she had donated $1.7 billion to 116 non-profit organizations, with a focus on racial equality, LGBTQ+ equality, democracy, and climate change.

 Her gifts to HBCUs, Hispanic-serving institutions, tribal colleges and universities, and other colleges surpass $800 million.

Scott’s 2020 charitable giving totalled $5.8 billion, one of the biggest annual distributions by a private individual to working charities.

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On June 15, 2021, Scott announced another $2.7 billion in giving to 286 organizations.

Mackenzie Scott net worth 2021 is $60 billion making her one of the richest women in the world.

Mackenzie Scott Books

The testing of Luther Albright (2005)

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Traps (2013)

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In this article, we bring to you the top 5 richest women in Ghana 2021.

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In Ghana  women comprises about 49.1% of the population. Most women in the country have distinguished themselves with their enormous achievements.

Richest Woman in Ghana 2021

1. Patricia Poku-Diaby – $720 million

Richest Woman in Ghana 2020  Patricia Poku-Diaby

 

Patricia Poku-Diaby is the richest woman in Ghana 2021 with a net worth of $ 720 million.

Patricia Poku-Diaby was involved in her family’s business (trading and transportation) before she set up the Plot Enterprise Group in Ivory Coast, which was a precursor to the Ghanaian company.

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Plot Enterprise Ghana is wholly Ghanaian owned cocoa processing company.

The group has market presence in Asia and West Africa and comprises;

Plot Commodities (registered with the Dubai Metal and Commodities Centre in Dubai), Plot Enterprise in Ivory Coast and Plot Enterprise Ghana.

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Plot Commodities deals in cotton and cocoa and is registered with the Cocoa Merchants Association of America. Plot Enterprise in Ivory Coast is engaged in the trading of cocoa, cashew nut and wood products.

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Plot Enterprise Ghana has a plant which has an annual initial bean input capacity of 32,000 metric tonnes.

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The implementation of the project began in 2006 with trial runs starting in November 2009.The plant was fully commissioned in January 2010.

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2.  Theresa Oppong-Beeko – $420 million

Richest Woman in Ghana 2020  Theresa Oppong-Beeko

 

Theresa Oppong Beeko, founder and chief executive officer of Manet Incorporated has overcome the challenges of being in a notoriously tricky industry and the inevitable gender barriers of being a woman in a still male-dominated industry to blaze on entrepreneurial trail that has proved hard to follow.

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Through extensive local knowledge and understanding of Ghana’s market’s needs and staying sensitive to the demands of the Ghanaian population,

this amazing woman has been at the forefront of real estate development and the hospitality industry in Ghana for well over a decade, after raising the bar with regards to the standards the industry has adhered to.

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3.  Kate Quartey Papafio – $250 million

Mfoni mbuayɛ ɛma Kate Quartey Papafio

 

Kate Quartey-Papafio is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Reroy Cables Limited one of the leading manufacturers of electrical cables in Ghana.

Reroy manufactures electrical and telecom cables and conductors predominantly for the international market but has a significant domestic presence as well.

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The company which now has a work force of over 100 started operations in 2003 and exports mostly to countries in the ECOWAS sub-region.

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4. Gifty Lamptey -$135 million

Mfoni mbuayɛ ɛma Gifty Lamptey

 

Gifty Lamptey, widow of the late David Lamptey is making a name for herself as an entrepreneur and social influencer.

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She is the CEO of SIDALCO Fertilizers Limited and founder and chair of Ladies of the Cross International Ministries; an organization that focuses on philanthropy.

The Ladies of the Cross International Ministries assisted in roofing a Mini Hospital at Ashan. 

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She won the Top Super Woman Award in Ghana for her tremendous impact in society in diverse ways.

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Number 5 of the richest woman in Ghana 2021

5. Grace Amey-Obeng- $100 million

Mfoni mbuayɛ ɛma Grace Amey-Obeng

 

Grace Amey-Obeng is the founder and Chief Executive officer of Forever Clear Group of companies.

In November 2017, she stood for and was elected executive member and held the position of National Treasurer of the Association of Ghana Industries,

a Ghanaian non-governmental organization made up of voluntary business associations of more than 1200 members drawn from small, medium and large scale enterprises.

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As an entrepreneur, Amey-Obeng stresses the need for “corporate philanthropy… as an effective, strategic and sustainable method of providing necessary assistance in key areas of need”.

In 2017, she served as board chairperson for the Universal Merchant Bank Foundation that was created as a means of giving back to the nation of Ghana.

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In conclusion, there are several other women in Ghana who are making it Hugh in their filed of services. Though the economy of Ghana is a male-dominated one,

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