Amazon General Director Jeff Bezos (Jeff Bezos) reported on Wednesday that he retired on July 5, having passed the Andy Jassy Guide, which is now headed by Amazon Web Services (AWS).
«We have chosen this date, because this is a special day for me – the registration date Amazon in 1994, exactly 27 years ago, “said Samos at the annual meeting of Amazon shareholders in digital format. He added that he was very happy to go to the position of executive chairman, where he focuses on new products and initiatives.
In February, Amazon announced that Bezos would leave his post at the end of this year. After that, it will be the executive chairman of Amazon and is expected to pay more time to such initiatives as the Fund to combat the Climate CLIMATE BEZOS Earth Fund, as well as its space company Blue Origin, the Washington POST newspaper and Bezos Day One Fund Charitable Foundation.
The company kept secret, who will change a gently director. Experts assumed that in the end, the successor of a breakdown would be a Jersie or Jeff Wilk (Jeff Wilke), who left the head of the Global Consumer Business of Amazon in August last year.
Yasi was one of the founders of AWS in 2003. Since 2016, he was the general director of the Amazon cloud division, which he helped turn into a gigantic source of income. In the first three months of 2021, AWS brought the Internet company $ 13.5 billion to 12% of the Amazon income for the quarter.