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Parag Agrawal explains why a 'lame-duck' CEO will keep changing Twitter

Breaking his silence, a defiant Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal has explained why a "lame-duck" CEO has made key changes at the micro-blogging platform amid the $44 billion takeover by the Tesla CEO.

Stressing that "no one at Twitter is working just to keep the lights on," he said that a lot has happened over the past several weeks.

"I've been focused on the company and haven't said much publicly during this time, but I will now," he said in a tweet thread.

Agrawal has fired consumer product leader Kayvon Beykpour and head of revenue product Bruce Falck to "take the team in a different direction".

"Changes impacting people are always hard. And s