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Jeff Bezos founded Amazon about 30 years ago. Amazon, which started its journey in the garage as a general online book selling company, is now an e-commerce giant.
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is set to resign as chief executive officer (CEO) of the company.
Jeff Bezos has resigned as CEO and will serve as executive chairman of Amazon. News from the BBC
In a statement, Jeff Bezos said he was stepping down as CEO of Amazon to devote more time to other ventures.
Andy Jesse will be the new CEO of Amazon. He is currently the head of Amazon’s cloud business.
The new CEO will take charge in mid-2021.
In a letter to employees on Tuesday, Jeff Bezos said, “Amazon’s chief executive has a lot of responsibility. It’s hard to concentrate on anything else from this position. Leaving this responsibility will give him the opportunity to focus on other activities of his new responsibilities.
Jeff Bezos founded Amazon about 30 years ago. Amazon, which started its journey in the garage as a general online book selling company, is now an e-commerce giant. Amazon has about 1.3 million employees worldwide.
Jeff Bezos founded Amazon in 1994 in his garage. In addition to selling products online, Amazon, one of the world’s largest companies, has grown into a number of businesses, including TV and music streaming, everyday items, cloud computing, robotics, and artificial intelligence.
According to Forbes, the current value of Joff Bezos’ assets is over ৬ 196 billion.
But in addition to its success, Amazon has also been criticized. Human rights groups have called on Amazon to ensure workers’ safety by criticizing the work environment in the warehouse.
People are turning to home delivery as many essentials and healthcare shops are closed due to health risks during the Corona epidemic. As a result, Amazon has recorded record profits during the Corona period.
In the last quarter alone, Amazon’s sales rose to বেড়ে 12,556 million from a year earlier. Which was eight thousand 644 million US dollars in the same period of 2019.
And, last year, the total sales of Amazon was 36 thousand 610 million US dollars. The previous year, in 2019, which was 26 thousand 50 million US dollars. As a result, Amazon’s total sales last year increased by 36 percent compared to 2019.