Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Monday gave a shout out to Indian expertise in America after Parag Agrawal was appointed on the chief govt officer of Twitter.
“USA advantages enormously from Indian expertise!” Mr Musk stated in a tweet.
The entrepreneur was replying to a tweet on how Indian-origin individuals are actually on the helm of a few of the prime tech firms like Microsoft, Google and IBM.
USA advantages enormously from Indian expertise!
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) November 29, 2021
Mr Agrawal, 37, is the newest Indian-origin particular person to move a significant US-based tech firm, following the likes of Google-parent Alphabet’s CEO Sundar Pichai and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella.
On Monday, Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey introduced that he could be leaving the corporate. Mr Dorsey steered the social community throughout the tumult of Donald Trump’s presidency and surviving an activist investor’s ouster bid in 2020.
Mr Agrawal takes over the reins of Twitter at a time when the corporate is trying to steer in direction of development and away from free speech battles.
He joined Twitter in 2011 and have become the Chief Technical Officer in 2017. In his message to the employees, Mr Dorsey stated that Parag Agrawal has been behind each crucial determination and has helped flip the corporate round.
“He leads with coronary heart and soul, and is somebody I study from day by day. My belief in him as our CEO is bone deep,” Mr Dorsey stated about Mr Agrawal.