Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal on Saturday said that the deal with Elon Musk is expected to be closed, however, the deal does not become an excuse to avoid making important decisions for the health of the company, adding that Twitter needs to be prepared for all scenarios and always do what's right for it.This is a significant update as Elon Musk earlier declared that the USD 44 billion takeover bid of the micro-blogging site is on hold.Agrawal said that though some have been asking why a "lame-duck" CEO would make these changes if Twitter is getting acquired anyway.
In a response to these comments, the CEO said that while he expects the deal to close, Twitter needs to be prepared for all scenarios and always do what's right for it."We announced changes to our leadership team and operations yesterday.
Changes impacting people are always hard," the CEO tweeted adding, "I won't use the deal as an excuse to avoid making important decisions for the health of the company, nor will any leader at Twitter."He said that he is accountable for leading and operating Twitter.
The CEO also noted that it is their job to build a stronger Twitter every day.Agrawal continued by saying that regardless of the company's future ownership, Twitter will be improved as a product and business for customers, partners, shareholders, and all of the users."No one at Twitter is working just to keep the lights on.Read more on tech.hindustantimes.com