Twitter, Inc. has appointed Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and Robert Zoellick to Twitter’s Board of Directors, as new independent directors.
“Ngozi and Bob are distinguished leaders with unparalleled global perspective and policy expertise,” said Omid Kordestani, Executive Chairman of Twitter.
“We are confident they will be incredible assets to Twitter as we continue to focus on driving transparency and making Twitter a safer, healthier place for everyone who uses our service.”
Dr. Okonjo-Iweala said Twitter was a powerful platform that ”continues to be used as a strong connector for the global community, and I’m thrilled to be a part of the team.”
“I look forward to partnering with Twitter’s talented directors and leadership team as we work to leverage the power of Twitter for good.”
“I’m honored to join a company as purposeful as Twitter,” added Mr. Zoellick.
Additional details regarding the appointments can be found in a Form 8-K filed by Twitter with the Securities and Exchange Commission.