Elon Musk keeps his promise after posting a poll on Twitter asking users to vote for or against his replacement as CEO of the tech company.
Should I step down as head of Twitter? I will abide by the results of this poll.
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) December 18, 2022
The SpaceX founder then went on to announce that a replacement executive would start at Twitter in about six weeks.
Excited to announce that I’ve hired a new CEO for X/Twitter. She will be starting in ~6 weeks!
My role will transition to being exec chair & CTO, overseeing product, software & sysops.
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) May 11, 2023
Musk will still remain on the board as executive chairman and chief technical officer covering “product, software, and sysops”.