It seems to be the most unlikely combination: a computer nerd coupling up with one of the world’s most beautiful women? But Miranda Kerr, who recently announced her engagement to Snapchat founder Evan Spiegel, is by no means first on the scene – the trend for dating geeks was started by actress Talulah Riley, who has married and divorced tech billionaire Elon Musk twice.
Following their most recent split earlier this year, Musk has been spotted with former Mrs Johnny Depp Amber Heard. Even tennis star Serena Williams was rumoured to be getting in on the act, dating Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian. We take a look at the so-called founder-hounders and their prize partners…
The good looking women of their generation end up with the rich young men of their generation.
True, what’s “rich” changes over the years and millennia, but the behaviour seems to persist.