Bill Gates is going it alone after announcing his divorce from wife Melinda, so what next for the Microsoft billionaire? Photo: AFP
Bill Gates is going it alone after announcing his divorce from wife Melinda, so what next for the Microsoft billionaire? Photo: AFP

How does newly single Bill Gates spend his US$130 billion fortune? As divorce from Melinda is announced, here’s a look at the frugal Microsoft founder’s biggest splurges

  • Unlike Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk, Gates is a philanthropist who has invested millions in developing a Covid-19 vaccine and billions in education
  • From his Citizen Kane-inspired Washington mansion Xanadu 2.0 to his first Porsche 911, the tech billionaire hasn’t been afraid to treat himself over the years

Bill Gates is going it alone after announcing his divorce from wife Melinda, so what next for the Microsoft billionaire? Photo: AFP
Bill Gates is going it alone after announcing his divorce from wife Melinda, so what next for the Microsoft billionaire? Photo: AFP
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