The takeover of Twitter by multi-billionaire Elon Musk echoed around the world. The changes he has undertaken on the famous social network have not failed to arouse the mistrust of many users. Elon Musk then created an informal Twitter poll asking if he should step down as CEO. 57.5% of voters answered in the affirmative.
Twitter poll: the CEO will resign from his post
Elon Musk bought the social network Twitter in October for a value of 44 billion dollars. He did not hesitate to undertake changes, including starting with the dismissal of half the staff. He also attempted to make Twitter verification chargeable, which previously was free. Its perception of content moderation is strongly criticized by users. This is likely to increase hate speech and misinformation.
When Elon Musk took over as CEO of Twitter, he said his CEO position would be temporary. A few days ago, he then created a survey to ask users if he should step down, while promising to respect the outcome of the vote. With 57.5% for the “ yes Elon Musk has said he will resign from his post. But there is one condition: he must first find a replacement.
Who could be the head of Twitter to replace Elon Musk?
The Musk-Twitter episode is far from over, as the multi-billionaire is currently looking for his replacement. Sources said he was already looking for a new president even before the Twitter poll was conducted. Besides, it was only a mock survey, as malicious bots and inauthentic accounts could participate.
Among the potential candidates is Sheryl Sandberg, former CEO of Facebook. We also find Jared Kushner, former American presidential adviser. Sriram Krishnan, engineer and close friend of Musk, is also a candidate. This position is certainly not easy to fill. Billy Markus, the co-founder of Dogecoin, confirmed this by wishing Elon Musk to find someone with great leadership qualities.
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