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TL;DR news on Jack Dorsey at April 22, 2023

Bret Taylor, president and COO of business software company Salesforce, will become chairman of the board, while Dorsey will remain on the company's board of directors. Critics have found fault with the fact that Dorsey's responsibilities to Square divide his attention, to Twitter's detriment. Lately, under Dorsey as CEO, Twitter has been embroiled in different controversies across key markets, including India. "not sure anyone has heard, but I resigned from Twitter," Dorsey tweeted. "I believe it's critical a company can stand on its own, free of its founder's influence or direction," Dorsey said in the email. The board unanimously appointed him, and Dorsey said Agrawal has been behind "every critical decision that helped turn the company around." Read Dorsey's full letter below: Hello team. Dorsey tweeted his internal message to staff announcing his departure, shortly after CNBC first reported the news. CTO Parag Agrawal replaces Dorsey as CEO from today.