Twitter Managing Director for China Kathy Chen Out After Eight Months

It seems these days that eight months in Twitter’s executive ranks makes one a grizzled veteran.

It seems these days that eight months in Twitter’s executive ranks makes one a grizzled veteran.

Kathy Chen, who joined the social network in April as managing director for China, became the latest exec to shuffle through the company’s revolving door.

Chen announced her departure via tweet, naturally:

Prior to joining Twitter, Chen served as general manager for China at Microsoft.

She did not reveal her future plans, only saying she would take some time off before exploring “more international business opportunities.”

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