In advance of IPO, Twitter GC steps down

Alexander Macgillivray, Twitter’s general counsel and chief navigator of its complex digital First Amendment issues, is departing the company.

Twitter GC Alexander Macgillivray

As Twitter moves closer to preparing for its initial public offering, the social media giant’s top legal defender is stepping down after serving four years as the company’s general counsel.

Alexander Macgillivray, Twitter’s general counsel and chief navigator of its complex digital First Amendment issues, is departing the company and has been replaced by Vijaya Gadde, who previously served as Twitter’s legal director for corporate and international issues.

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