Everyone was shocked to hear the news of the divorce between Bill Gates and Melinda Gates. These two were one of the richest couples in the world and highly appreciated for philanthropy. In many people’s view, they were the ideal couple.
There were many speculations about the reasons for divorce. Many relationship experts said, becoming successful in professional life and making a successful relationship is a whole different thing.
Now it’s becoming clearer what was behind the divorce. On Sunday The Wall Street Journal reported that Bill Gates was alleged to have a sexual relationship with a female employee at the Microsoft Office. It was nearly two decades ago. But that woman alleged only in 2019. Microsoft initiated a thorough investigation with an outside law firm. But that investigation ended without any conclusion.
It is said that Bill Gates stepped down to avoid the investigation.
But Bill Gates spokesperson has commented, he stepped down to focus more on Bill and Melinda foundation. The spokesperson also commented, that two decades-old relationships ended amicably.