Tesla CEO Elon Musk: Tesla CEO Mr. Musk tweeted that he wants to quit his job and become an ‘Influencer’ completely. Elon Musk has sold shares worth about $12 billion so far.
Elon Musk, the world’s richest and CEO of Tesla Inc, tweeted that he wants to quit his job and become an ‘Influencer’ completely. Elon Musk has so far sold shares of about $ 12 billion (about Rs 91,000 crore) of the company.
It is not clear from this tweet whether Elon Musk is seriously talking about leaving his post. He has been doing many such tweets in a light mood in the past as well.
According to the report of American exchanges, Mr. Musk on Thursday further sold 934,091 shares of electric car company Tesla, which is worth about $ 963 million.
“Want to quit my job and become a full-time influencer,” Mr. Musk tweeted on Friday. Elon Musk did not give any further details about it.
Mr. Musk is also the CEO of the rocket company SpaceX. Apart from this, he is also the head of brain chip startup SpaceX and infrastructure firm The Boring Company. In January this year, Elon Musk said that he expects to remain as Tesla CEO for several years.
Loss of $ 16 billion in one day
According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, Mr. Musk is still the richest person in the world, but his net worth has come down to $266 billion on Friday. Due to the breakdown of Tesla’s shares, there has been a huge decline of $ 16 billion (about Rs 1.21 lakh crore) in his wealth in a single day.
Feedback was taken from followers
Last month, he asked his followers on Twitter whether he should sell his 10 percent stake in electric car company Tesla. On this, more than 50 percent of the supporters had given opinion in favor of selling the shares. After which he sold his shares in several pieces. So far he has sold shares worth about $ 12 billion.