Lately, it was announced that Tesla chief executive Elon Musk would be joining the Twitter board. A blowback was followed by the employees and this led to the requirement of an internal Q&A session with him, mentioned Parag Agrawal, CEO of the social platform.
Musk acquired over 9 percent of Twitter recently and employees fear the mogul may make some changes in the culture of Twitter. The voice is simultaneously echoed by former Tesla staff who is now working here. He said the richest person in the world may cause harm to Twitter employees including women.
It is not yet known when the employees may meet the newest board member for the Q&A session while Agrawal mentioned Musk has confirmed to be making some significant improvements in the company. Meanwhile, Musk has started a poll for his followers to suggest whether a much-discussed edit button should be added to the platform.
Musk is known for his antics and his such actions have often raised eyebrows. He posted a photo of himself on Twitter recently in which is seen smoking marijuana. He captioned it as the upcoming board meeting of the social platform is going to be lit.
Meanwhile, the Twitter employees are worried about the transgender issue statement of Musk as well as his reputation as a driven leader. Some analysts have welcomed his arrival on the board as Twitter had difficulties in monetizing. They believe Musk may help the platform generate more revenues.
Some argue Musk has penalized or fired those Tesla staff members who have tried to create a union or spoken about the same. An agency in California earlier sued the company on charges of harassment and discrimination against black employees. Tesla has rejected such charges stating they are against discrimination.
About Elon Musk
Elon Musk is the richest person in the world and soon may become the first trillionaire. He is the chief executive of SpaceX and Tesla. He was born in 1971 in South Africa. His mother is Canadian and father is South African.
Musk founded SpaceX and The Boring Company. He co-founded OpenAI, X.com, Zip2 and Neuralink. He is the director of Twitter and president of The Musk Foundation.
Twitter is a microblogging social platform and was founded in March 2006 by Jack Dorsey, Noah Glass, Biz Stone and Evan Williams. It is headquartered in San Francisco, California, US. The key people currently handling the company include chairman Bret Taylor, CEO Parag Agrawal and CFO Ned Segal.