OpenAI Leadership Change

Nov 17th, 2023Key hire
  • Sam Altman steps down as CEO of OpenAI, with Mira Murati appointed as interim CEO.

  • Mira Murati has been a part of OpenAI's leadership for five years, contributing significantly to the company's status as a global AI leader.

  • The board of directors conducted a deliberative review process determining that Altman was not fully candid with the board.

  • The board is committed to OpenAI's mission and believes new leadership is necessary to progress.

  • Greg Brockman steps down as chairman but continues at OpenAI, reporting to the CEO.