Printed on Wed Jul 06 2022 2:00:33 AM

Sandberg announces her resignation from Facebook

International Desk

Sheryl Sandberg, number two at Meta (Facebook), announced her resignation on Wednesday. “After 14 years, I will leave Meta“, declared on Facebook Wednesday, June 1 Sheryl Sandberg, the director of operations of the American giant of social networks, who will however remain on the Board of Directors.

She assured that these years “alongside Mark” Zuckerberg, the boss and founder of the company, were “the honor and privilege of a lifetime“, while the Californian group is widely criticized by politicians and civil society for its economic model. “It’s the end of an era“commented the billionaire on his profile. He recalled that in 2008, when he hired Sheryl Sandberg, he was only 23 and didn’t know “nothing on corporate governance».

She was 38, and a career with prestigious organizations, from the World Bank to the consulting group McKinsey. She had also worked for the US Treasury as director of personnel and Google as vice president of international sales and operations. “Sheryl designed the architecture of our advertising business, recruited great people, shaped our corporate culture, and taught me how to run a company. She created opportunities for millions of people around the world and it is largely thanks to her that Meta became the group it is today
Latest News