- Sheryl Sandberg announced Wednesday that she is leaving still after 14 years.
- The Wall Street Journal reported that Mita was reviewing her personal activities as recently as May.
- A Meta spokeswoman said the review was not related to Sandberg’s decision to leave.
Sources told the Wall Street Journal that Sheryl Sandberg was dead under investigation for using company resources to plan her wedding.
“I’m not quite sure what the future will hold – I’ve learned that no one ever is,” the author of “Lean In” wrote in a Facebook post announcing the news. “But I know it will involve focusing more on my foundation and philanthropy, which is more important to me than ever given how important this moment is for a woman.”
Sandberg’s announcement came at the same time the company was reviewing its use of company resources for wedding planning purposes. Sandberg announced in 2020 that she was engaged to Tom Berthal, founder and CEO of a Los Angeles-based consulting firm.
The review, which was ongoing as of May, arose from another investigation into Sandburg after The Journal reported in April that years ago it pressured The Daily Mail, a British tabloid, to stop reporting a story about her then-boyfriend Bobby Kotik, chief executive officer. from Activision Blizzard, and a temporary restraining order issued against him by a former.
Meta did not immediately respond to an Insider’s request for comment.
“None of this has anything to do with her personal decision to leave,” Meta spokeswoman Caroline Nolan told the newspaper.
Tell recent and current Meta employees Kaley Hayes and Claire Atkinson from Insider Sandberg was gradually losing ground in the company.
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