WhatsApp chief executive Jan Koum is to quit the popular messaging service he co-founded. In a post on Facebook, he said he was “taking some time off to do things I enjoy outside of technology”. However, according to a Washington Post report earlier on Monday, Mr Koum had clashed with parent company Facebook over WhatsApp’s strategy.
Name: Jan Koum
Continent: North America
Branch: Social Media
Announcement Date: April 29, 2018, 10:00pm
Resignation Date: April 29, 2018, 10:00pm