Indian-origin executive Parag Agrawal is new CEO of Twitter

Updated: few hours ago

New York, Nov 29 (PTI) Indian-origin technology executive Parag Agrawal has been appointed as the new CEO of Twitter after the social media giant’s co-founder Jack Dorsey stepped down on Monday.

“There's a lot of talk about the importance of a company being "founder-led".

In a message posted on Twitter, Dorsey said: “After almost 16 years of having a role at our company… from co-founder to CEO to Chair to Exec Chair to interim-CEO to CEO… I decided it's finally time for me to leave. Why?