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Elon Musk Says He Doesn’t ‘Really Care’ About Being CEO of Twitter

  • Elon Musk resolved Twitter employees for the initial time in an hour-extended meeting on Thursday.
  • He reported he does not care about currently being Twitter’s CEO, but expects persons to pay attention to him regardless.
  • “I just want to make absolutely sure that the product evolves quickly and in a superior way,” he included. 

All through his to start with meeting with Twitter employees this 7 days, Elon Musk reported he isn’t going to treatment about becoming the company’s CEO. 

“There are a whole lot of chores to being CEO. And I just want to make absolutely sure that the product or service evolves quickly and in a very good way,” Musk claimed in a recording of the hour-prolonged assembly reviewed by Insider.

“I never truly treatment what the title is. But people do will need to hear to me,” he included. 

The billionaire has expressed a equivalent philosophy on government titles at his providers SpaceX and Tesla. In March 2021, Musk named himself “Techno King” and Chief Money Officer Zach Kirkhorn “Learn of Coin,” official SEC filings present.

“All of these other titles are just in essence made up,” Musk previously claimed at The Wall Street Journal’s 2021 CEO Council Summit. “So CEO is a created-up title, CFO is a made-up title, basic counsel … They never indicate everything.”

At SpaceX and Tesla, Musk is more preoccupied with engineering and output than the administrative and operational taks that ordinarily arrive together with the CEO title, he described at Thursday’s Twitter all-palms conference. If Musk’s offer to order Twitter goes by means of, the billionaire mentioned he wishes to middle his focus on the app’s “software and product style and design.” 

“If I say ‘Hey, we will need to enhance the product or service in the subsequent way and incorporate these features’ then, like, I do be expecting that folks will hear to me in this regard,” he told Twitter workers.