Sam Altman net worth: Sacked OpenAI founder joins Microsoft


Sam Altman, co-founder and former CEO of OpenAI, was shockingly dismissed by the board on Nov 17.

In response, OpenAI staff demanded the board to resign, questioning its competence.

The staff also called for Altman's reinstatement, threatening resignation if demands remain unmet.

Despite speculation of Altman getting his job back, he announced joining Microsoft.

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella confirmed Altman's role in leading the AI research team.

A letter from OpenAI staff highlights their concerns surrounding Altman's dismissal.

Emmett Shear, former Twitch CEO, has been appointed OpenAI's new interim boss.

The reason behind the board’s decision for Altman's dismissal remains unclear.

38-year-old Altman has a net worth of $600 million. Satya Nadella has a net worth of $928 million.

Emmett Shear, former Twitch CEO, has a net worth of around $1.5 billion.

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