BEIJING, March 3 (Xinhua) — Tesla CEO Elon Musk is expected to replace Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey after activist investor Elliott Management called for Twitter reform. Tweeted today to publicly support Dorsey. “I just want to say that I support Jack as CEO of Twitter, and he’s very good. Musk said he used a heart emoji in his tweet.
Musk backs Dorsey’s tweets
Elliott has accumulated more than $1 billion in Twitter shares and nominated four directors to Twitter’s board. Elliott wants Twitter to have a full-time CEO, rather than spreading time between Twitter and square, the mobile payment platform, as Dorsey did.