Sheryl Sandberg, the one who For years she was considered the most powerful woman in Silicon Valley and who held the position of operations director of Meta until 2022, has announced that will not seek re-election as director of the multinational directed by Mark Zuckerberg.
“With a heart full of gratitude and a mind full of memories, I let the Meta board of directors know that I will not be running for re-election this May,” Sandberg herself announced.
Sandberg resigned in June 2022 from her position as chief operating officer of Metaafter having carried out the responsibility for 14 years, being then replaced by the Spanish Javier Oliván as ‘number 2’ of the company.
The board of directors, who have been part of the Meta board for the last 12 years, have highlighted the strength of the company’s business under the leadership of Mark Zuckerberg, Javier Oliván, Justin Osofsky, Nicola Mendelsohn and has announced that in the future she will act as an advisor to the multinational. “I will always be there to help the Meta teams,” she assured.
On your side, Mark Zuckerberg has thanked Sandberg for her “extraordinary contributions” over the years, noting that their dedication and guidance “have been instrumental in driving our success.”
“I am grateful for your unbreakable commitment to me and Meta over the years. I look forward to this next chapter together! “He added.