Jack Dorsey, founder of the 4th most used American micro-blogging platform ‘Twitter’ has stepped down as company CEO on Monday. The new CEO of Twitter will be “Parag Agrawal”, who is currently companies CTO (Chief Technology Officer).
Let us tell you, already FIVE global tech giants like – Google, Microsoft, Adobe, IBM, and Palo Alto Networks are already being helming by Indian CEOs, and with Jack Dorsey’s announcement on Monday, the counting has reached SIX.
World’s Wealthiest Person, and CEO of Tesla, Elon Musk recently shout out to Indian talent.
Actually, Musk replied to the tweet of Stripe CEO Patrick Collision, who congratulated Parag Agrawal on his great achievement.
Stripe CEO Wrote – “Google, Microsoft, Adobe, IBM, Palo Alto Networks, and now Twitter are run by CEOs who grew up in India. It is wonderful to watch the amazing success of Indians in the technology world; it is a good reminder of the opportunity America offers to immigrants. (Congrats, @paraga!)”
And Musk responded to Collison’s post by stating, “USA benefits greatly from Indian talent!”
Let us tell you, Parag Agrawal is 37-years old. Parag has previously worked in Microsoft, Yahoo, and AT&T labs before joining Twitter in 2011.
Indian origin persons like – Sundar Pichai, Microsoft’s Satya Nadella, Shantanu Narayen are already being helming big tech giants.