© Stocksak. FILE PHOTO: A picture of Elon Musk is seen on a smartphone positioned on printed Twitter logos on this image illustration taken April 28, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Picture
(Stocksak) – Twitter Inc (NYSE:) has about 2,300 energetic staff, Elon Musk mentioned in a Tweet on Saturday.
CNBC on Friday reported that Twitter’s full-time headcount has lowered to about 1,300 energetic, working staff, together with fewer than 550 full-time engineers by title.
About 75 of the corporate’s 1,300 staff are on go away together with about 40 engineers, CNBC mentioned, citing inside data.
“The word is inaccurate. There are about 2300 energetic, working staff at Twitter,” billionaire Musk tweeted in a response to a tweet quoting CNBC.
“There are nonetheless a whole bunch of staff engaged on belief & security, together with a number of thousand contractors,” Musk added.
Musk took over Twitter in October and swiftly moved by plenty of product and organizational modifications. The corporate rolled out Twitter-verified Blue check-mark as a paid service and in addition laid off about 50% employees.