Elon Musk’s Friendship With Sergey Brin Ruptured by Alleged Affair
Kirsten Grind and Emily Glazer
Updated July 25, 2022 12:30 am ET
Elon Musk engaged in a brief affair last fall with the wife of Sergey Brin, prompting the Google co-founder to file for divorce earlier this year and ending the tech billionaires’ long friendship, according to people familiar with the matter.
Their falling out is one of a string of personal issues Mr. Musk has faced even as he juggles business challenges, including manufacturing disruptions at Tesla and a court fight over his desire to withdraw his $44 billion bid for Twitter Inc.
Continue reading your article with
a WSJ membership
View Membership Options
I’m a journalist who specializes in investigative reporting and writing. I have written for the New York Times and other publications.