As Bill and Melinda Gates enter the early stages of their divorce, it appears that the billionaire tech mogul faces a battle to protect his reputation.
According to a report in Vanity Fair, the intense scrutiny that Bill Gates will surely face as a result of the divorce could expose alleged extra-marital affairs and his reportedly inappropriate treatment of women under his employment.
“As the divorce proceeds past initial reports, people who know the couple expect more details to emerge,” reported the outlet. “According to two people familiar with the situation, someone in Melinda’s circle worked with a private investigator leading up to filing, which these people expect to inform both the public and private case. A spokesperson for Melinda called the claim ‘completely false. Neither Melinda nor anyone at her direction ever hired a private investigator.’”
“While Microsoft is not commenting on the news, it may get harder for the tech giant not to address reports of Bill’s conduct, both in