Will the Elon Musk revolution cause pschiit? Became the majority shareholder of Twitter, on April 4, by taking a 9.2% stake in the capital of the American company, for a value of approximately 2.9 billion dollars (2.6 billion euros ), the boss of Tesla and SpaceX wanted “implement significant improvements”. While he seemed to be teeming with ideas, like an option allowing users to rectify tweets already sent, the multi-billionaire with 80 million followers finally gave up sitting on the board of directors of the blue bird social network.
The announcement was made Monday, April 11, by Parag Agrawal, in a message to Twitter staff. “Elon Musk has decided not to join our board of directors”tweeted the successor to Jack Dorsay, who created, in 2006, the platform with 436 million monthly active users. “Elon’s arrival on the board was to become officially effective on April 9, but Elon made it known that same morning that he was no longer joining the board. (…) I believe it is for the better”he added.