It was reported this week that Twitter’s head of consumer Kayvon Beykpour was stepping down. Was Beykpour forced out from the company while out on paternity leave?

What Happened: As Benzinga reported this week, two Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR) executives are reportedly leaving the company. Beykpour shared his thoughts on the movement in a Twitter thread.

“Interrupting my paternity leave to share some final @twitter-related news: I’m leaving the company after over 7 years. The truth is that this isn’t how and when I imagined leaving Twitter, and this wasn’t my decision. Parag asked me to leave after letting me know that he wants to take the team in a different direction,” Beykpour tweeted.

The tweet mentions Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal, and sure sounds like the Twitter head of consumer was …

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