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Tesla co-founder and CTO JB Straubel stepping down

Tesla co-founder and CTO JB Straubel is stepping down from his day-to-day role as an administration at the automaker, CEO Elon Musk announced during a conference call with advisers Wednesday.

Drew Baglino, vice president of technology, will take over official duties, Musk said.

Straubel will stay on in a senior advisor role.

” I’m not disappearing, and I just wanted to make sure that beings understand that this was not some, you know, lack of confidence in the company or the team or anything like that, ” Straubel said, adding that he adoration the company.

Straubel’s character at Tesla cannot be understated. The administration was responsible for some of the company’s most important technology , notably around batteries. His understated more steady presence along with his technological acumen dedicate furnished stability even when its CEO became involved in controversy.

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