Twitter’s COO Adam Bain has resigned, reports New York Times. Bain’s responsibilities will be managed by the company’s CFO Anthony Noto who will also be the COO. According to the report, Twitter will be looking for a new CFO. The microblogging platform had also considered Bain for the CEO role, which ultimately Jack Dorsey, the company’s co-founder took up in October last year. Currently, it is unclear where Bain will join next. After 6 years and a once-in-a-lifetime run, I let Jack know that I am ready to change gears and do something new outside the company. — adam bain (@adambain) November 9, 2016 Bain had joined Twitter in September 2010 as the president of global revenue and partnerships and was in the role for over 6 years. He was appointed as the chief operating officer in September last year and was given additional responsibilities including the revenue related products teams, the media team and the HR team on an interim basis in January this year when 5 of Twitter’s senior executives left the company. Prior to joining Twitter, Bain worked with Fox Interactive Media, Fox Sports, Los Angeles Times and Cleveland.com for a collective 15.5 years. Twitter India executive exits In India, Parminder Singh, Twitter’s Managing Director for Southeast Asia, MENA and India, quit the company last week. Singh had joined Twitter in November 2013. In the same week, Rishi Jaitly, Twitter’s India head, quit the company. In July, Shailesh Rao, VP – Asia Pacific, Latin America & Emerging…
- “Foreign state actor” may be responsible for the ransomware attack on AIIMS-Delhi: Report December 3, 2022
- Agenda: Reworking The Data Protection Bill, Delhi, 8th Dec #Ad December 3, 2022
- Why has the deadline to comply with UPI market share cap been extended by the NPCI? December 3, 2022
- India’s IT Minister on DPDP Bill: Law should be kept ‘simple’, subordinate rules won’t exceed Act December 3, 2022
- MIB approves ninth self regulatory body, PADMA, under the IT Rules, 2021 December 3, 2022
MediaNama’s mission is to help build a digital ecosystem which is open, fair, global and competitive.
The Structure and Style of a Dogma Community: Conspiracy theories and organized Twitter engagement on Sushant Singh Rajput
Studying the 'community' supporting the late Sushant Singh Rajput (SSR) shows how Twitter was gamed through organized engagement
Do we have an enabling system for the National Data Governance Framework Policy (NDGFP) aiming to create a repository of non-personal data?
A viewpoint on why the regulation of cryptocurrencies and crypto exchnages under 2019's E-Commerce Rules puts it in a 'grey area'
India's IT Rules mandate a GAC to address user 'grievances' , but is re-instatement of content removed by a platform a power it should...
Why ‘group privacy’ should be recognised, and how ‘non-personal’ data becomes a regulatory blindspot
There is a need for reconceptualizing personal, non-personal data and the concept of privacy itself for regulators to effectively protect data
Please subscribe to MediaNama. Don't share prints and PDFs.
You May Also Like
Google has released a Google Travel Trends Report which states that branded budget hotel search queries grew 179% year over year (YOY) in India, in...
135 job openings in over 60 companies are listed at our free Digital and Mobile Job Board: If you’re looking for a job, or...
Twitter takes down tweets from MP, MLA, editor criticising handling of pandemic upon government request
By Aroon Deep and Aditya Chunduru You’re reading it here first: Twitter has complied with government requests to censor 52 tweets that mostly criticised...