Quick Answer: Who Has Controlling Interest In Amazon?

MacKenzie Bezos, ex-wife of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, reduced her stake in the company by about $400 million, according to a recent SEC filing.

The filing shows she still holds 19.5 million shares of the company.

Following their divorce, Jeff Bezos retained sole voting control of MacKenzie Bezos’ stake.

Who owns controlling interest in Amazon?

Top 10 Owners of Amazon.com Inc

StockholderStakeShares owned
The Vanguard Group, Inc.6.30%31,343,562
BlackRock Fund Advisors3.55%17,675,174
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.3.40%16,906,057
Fidelity Management & Research Co3.02%15,029,728

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Who is the majority shareholder of Amazon?

Jeff Bezos

How much control does Jeff Bezos have over Amazon?

According to an SEC filing Thursday, MacKenzie Bezos will hold shares representing about 4% of Amazon’s outstanding common stock, currently worth around $35.6 billion. That means Bezos will retain a 12% stake in Amazon, worth more than $100 billion.

What percentage of Amazon Does Jeff own?

It’s just another indication of how much value Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) has gained in the last 10 years. Even after all of these sales, and a divorce that gave Bezos’ ex-wife, MacKenzie Bezos, ownership of 25 percent of the couple’s shares, Jeff Bezos is still has 11 percent ownership of Amazon.