Biography & Net Worth: Why did Twitter CEO step down?

Jack Patrick Dorsey was born on November 19, 1976, in St. Louis, Missouri, the U.S. to Tim and Marcia Dorsey. Jack Dorsey has Italian roots.

Jack Dorsey is an American technology entrepreneur and philanthropist who is the co-founder and former CEO of Twitter. Jack is the founder and CEO of Square, a financial payments company.

At the age of 14, Dorsey had already found interest in dispatch routing, a procedure for assigning employees (workers) or vehicles to customers.

Dorsey enrolled at the University of Missouri–Rolla in 1995 and attended for two-plus years before transferring to New York University in 1997, but he dropped out two years later, one semester short of graduating.

Why did Twitter CEO step down?

On November 29, 2021, Jack Dorsey announced his departure from the role of Twitter’s CEO, replaced by the company’s former CTO Parag Agrawal.

In a statement he released, Dorsey said,