Post-divorce Bill and Melinda Gates walk their daughter down the aisle

Post-divorce Bill and Melinda Gates walk their daughter down the aisle

October 17, 2021: After divorce, Bill and Melinda Gates walk their daughter down the aisle

Jennifer Gates, the daughter of Bill Gates and Melinda Gates, married fellow equestrian Nayel Nassar on Saturday. The wedding – which is said to have cost “at least” $2 million – comes months after Bill (65) and Melinda (57)’s divorce was finalized. Jennifer (25) got married at her 124-acre horse farm in upstate New York, which Bill reportedly bought for her in 2018.

Details: A $16 million estate turned into a stellar wedding venue

Visuals from the event showed the $15.82 million estate converted into a stellar wedding venue. The wedding was attended by Bill, Melinda, along with their other children Rory (22) and Phoebe (19). Bill’s mother-in-law, Mimi Gardner Gates (79), also attended the ceremony, joining her billionaire son-in-law in a helicopter ride from New York in his private jet.

Wedding: Jennifer and Nayel got engaged in January 2020

Jennifer had met Nayel (30) on a show jumping circuit and the two were engaged to be married in January 2020. Announcing their engagement, Jennifer wrote on social media: “It completely upset me over the weekend. last end…I can’t wait to spend the rest of our lives learning, growing, laughing and loving together. Yes, a million times over.”

Quote: “I look forward to continuing to grow together”

On his own social media post, Nayel wrote, “SHE SAID YES!! I feel like the luckiest (and happiest) man in the world right now.” “Jenn, you are everything I could have imagined…and so much more. I look forward to continuing to grow together through this journey called life, and I simply can’t imagine mine without you. “, he added.

Couple: Jennifer and Nayel are passionate about equestrian sport

Jennifer is currently a medical student at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai in New York City. She is expected to graduate in 2023. She is an alumnus of Stanford University and an accomplished horse rider. She participated in the Longines Global Champions Tour and the Global Champions League. Nayel was part of Egypt’s equestrian team at the Tokyo Olympics.

Divorce: Bill, Melinda’s divorce was finalized in August

Bill and Melinda walked Jennifer down the aisle months after their divorce was finalized in August. After a 27-year marriage, Melinda reportedly sought out divorce lawyers in 2019 as Bill’s ties to convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein surfaced. The couple were pictured together for the first time since the divorce on Friday. They continue to serve as co-chairs of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

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