Jennifer Gates, daughter of Bill Gates is married to Nayel Nassar in Islam. This Arab man who is a professional horse rider is also very loved by Bill Gates and Melinda.
According to an exclusive source from the Daily Mail, Jennifer and Nayel Nassar’s wedding was carried out on Friday night, New York, United States, Friday (15/10) in an Islamic way and then a luxurious reception equivalent to USD 2 million was held.
The following are facts about Nayel Nassar who married Jennifer Gates, the eldest daughter of Melinda and Bill Gates:
1. Family background
Nayel Nassar was born on January 21, 1991 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Nassar’s parents were from Egypt and had lived in Kuwait with Nassar. His parents are apparently quite wealthy, they have an architecture and interior design business in Kuwait.
Interestingly, when he was only 10 years old, Nassar’s parents bought him his first horse. Thanks to his parents’ wealth, Nassar was also able to take equestrian training in Europe. Nassar has started to pursue a hobby that is synonymous with the sport of this rich man from the age of 5 years.
His hobby of riding made him a professional athlete and Nayel Nassar’s career was quite brilliant. He became one of the equestrian athletes who represented Egypt at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics despite failing to win a gold medal.
Based on data from the International Federation of Equestrian Sports, Nayel Nassar is ranked 41st worldwide. He has won 36 competitions since 2010.
In addition, at the Longines FEI World Cup Jumping Wellington championship which took place in February 2019, Nassar managed to become the champion and received a prize of USD 216,000. Even reportedly, Nassar wealth reached at least USD 20 million.
Nayel Nassar is Jennifer’s senior at Stanford University, the world’s most prestigious university. He earned a bachelor’s degree in economics in 2013.
Nayel Nassar is also a multilingual speaker. Nassar is fluent in English, French, German and of course Arabic. He also has his own business, operating a horse training and sales facility near San Diego called Nassar Stables LLC.
4. Religion and Citizenship
Religion is a personal matter. However, the media in Egypt reported that Nayel Nassar was a Muslim. He seems to hold dual citizenship, United States and Egypt.
5. Dating Jennifer Gates for a long time
Nassar has been dating Jennifer Gates since January 2017. That means they have been in a relationship for 4 years and have now decided to get married.
Both of them supported each other while participating in the championship and traveling to various cities where the competition was held. Jennifer is also an equestrian, although still an amateur.