Kevin Mayer, formerly The Walt Disney Company’s top streaming executive, has resigned as chief executive at TikTok ahead of a potential restructuring at the short video app operator. Photo: AP
Kevin Mayer, formerly The Walt Disney Company’s top streaming executive, has resigned as chief executive at TikTok ahead of a potential restructuring at the short video app operator. Photo: AP
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TikTok CEO Kevin Mayer quits amid US pressure on ByteDance to sell the short video service

  • Mayer expects ‘a resolution very soon’ for TikTok’s situation in the US, which may fuel further speculation on owner ByteDance’s next move
  • ByteDance has been reportedly involved in separate talks to divest TikTok’s US operation with Netflix, Microsoft and Oracle

Kevin Mayer, formerly The Walt Disney Company’s top streaming executive, has resigned as chief executive at TikTok ahead of a potential restructuring at the short video app operator. Photo: AP
Kevin Mayer, formerly The Walt Disney Company’s top streaming executive, has resigned as chief executive at TikTok ahead of a potential restructuring at the short video app operator. Photo: AP
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