Washington: Tesla CEO Elon Musk not too long ago gave a shout out to Indian expertise after Parag Agrawal changed Jack Dorsey as Twitter’s new CEO.
Musk replied to a tweet by Stripe CEO Patrick Collison, who congratulated Parag and highlighted that six US tech giants are actually run by Indian-origin CEOs.
“Google, Microsoft, Adobe, IBM, Palo Alto Networks, and now Twitter are run by CEOs who grew up in India. It’s great to look at the wonderful success of Indians within the expertise world; it’s a good reminder of the chance America affords to immigrants. (Congrats, @paraga!),” Collison wrote.
Musk responded to Collison’s put up by saying, “USA advantages significantly from Indian expertise!”
37-year outdated IIT-Bombay and Stanford College alumnus, Parag Agrawal, took over because the CEO of Twitter on Monday, after its co-founder Jack Dorsey stepped down on the helm of the San Francisco-headquartered microblogging platform.
He’s the newest Indian origin particular person to go a number one US-based tech firm after Google’s CEO Sundar Pichai, Microsoft’s CEO Satya Nadella, Adobe’s CEO Shantanu Narayen.