New Delhi, October 1: Ending his tenure with Twitter with a tweet itself, CEO of micro-blogging website Twitter India Rishi Jaitly announced his resignation from his post. He made the announcement on Twitter itself by writing.
"Today, after 4 years of user & business momentum in India & the region, I'm sharing my intention to move on to new opportunities, same mission."Jaitly, who played a key role in expanding the company's operations in India, further said leading Twitter India and expanding @TwitterMedia across Asia Pacific and Middle East was "leadership experience of a lifetime".While he did not disclose his next destination, he said "a personal/civic calling takes me to Chicago, I'll spend significant time in India/Asia, drawing on my past to further tech's promise". The former Google executive added that he intends to devote himself to "building bridges in service of my mission".
When contacted, a Twitter India spokesperson said: "We thank Rishi Jaitly for his contributions, entrepreneurship and leadership over the past four years at Twitter. He was our first person on the ground to bring Twitter into the high-growth Indian market".