Swiss-born American, Orianne Cevey is a businesswoman, professional jewelry designer, and investor. However, she is popular among people, as the former wife of the renowned English musician and singer-songwriter, Phil Collins. The ex-couple tied the knot in 1999 and divorced after seven years in 2006.
Early Life, Age, Parents, And Education
Orianne Cevey was born on March 24, 1974, in Nyon, Switzerland. As of writing this article, she is 47 years old.
She was born to a Swiss father and a Thai mother. She holds dual nationalities of American-Swiss and belongs to mixed ethnic background.
As a child, she was very much into sports and often played tennis and golf. Her interest later earned her a black belt in martial arts as well.
For her education, the entrepreneur studied jewelry designing, while her father wanted her to study Business Management.
She, afterward, attended the prestigious University of Switzerland and graduated with a major in International Management.
Who Is Orianne Cevey Former Husband, Phil Collis? Net Worth And Earnings
Phil Collins, born Philip David Charles Collins is one of the prominent faces in the music world. He is a popular English musician and singer-songwriter who rose to fame as being vocalist as well as drummer of the rock band Genesis. His solo career as a musical artist was also pretty successful.
His most hit and top-notch singles which helped him gain a huge name as well as fame include In the Air Tonight, I Don’t Care Anymore, Against All Odds (Take a Look at Me Now), One More Night, Sussudio, Take Me Home, among others.
The 70-year-old musician has a whopping net worth of $300 million as of August 2021. He sold more than 100 million albums worldwide both as a solo artist and member of the band Genesis. As per the sources, He accumulates about $50 million on average only from the touring per year. He racked up $40 million after his Not Dead Yet Tour.
Collins is a seven-time Grammy Award, two-time Golden Globes, and an Oscar winner.
Largest Divorce Settlement In Britisk Showbiz History
In 2006, Cevey and Collins officially divorced. As a result, her husband has to pay a huge amount of $47million to Cevey as the divorce settlement.
Well, it became the largest settlement in British celebrity divorce history. After the separation, Phil continued to live in Fechy, Switzerland, maintaining houses in New York City as well as Dersingham Norfolk.
Marriage And Divorce Details
Jewelry designer, Orianne Cevey has been married thrice. She was first married to famous musician and singer-songwriter, Phil Collins.
The couple got engaged in 1997 and after two years they tied the knot in 1999. They welcomed their first child, Nicholas Grev Austin in April 2001.
Similarly, they had their second child, Mattew Thomas Clemente, on December 1, 2004. However, their marriage didn’t last long and divorced in 2006.
After the divorce, Cevey married for the second time to Charles Fouad Mejjati, who is an investment banker by profession. They were together from 2011 until 2017. Later, the businesswoman tied the knot to Thomas Bates in 2021, in a very intimate wedding.
On the other hand, Collins has also been married three times- Andrea Bertorelli (1975 to 1980), Jill Tavelman (1984 to 1996).