All good things must come to an end and nowhere is this more true than in business. On Friday, the board of directors of OpenAIin a blog it was letting go of its CEO and co-founder Sam Altman, citing confidence issues as its main motivation.
A deliberative review process
“Mr. Altman’s departure follows a deliberative review process by the board, which concluded that he was not consistently candid in his communications with the board, hindering its ability to exercise its responsibilities. The board no longer has confidence in his ability to continue leading OpenAI,” noted the statement on OpenAI’s site.