Amazon founder Jeff Bezos will step down as CEO in 2021. This was reported by the press service of the corporation on its website.
It is clarified that the richest man in the world will leave his post in the third quarter of 2021 will move to the position of executive chairman of the board of directors. Bezos will be replaced by Andy Jesse, who heads Amazon Web Services.
According to Bezos, good financial performance and a stable position of the company allow him to change the position. In his opinion, Amazon is “at its highest level of innovation.
According to Forbes, Bezos is the richest man in the world. His fortune is estimated at approximately $193.3 billion.