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Birthday : 05/14/1984
Place of birth : Dobbs Ferry (New York) - United States
Linked companies : Meta Platforms, Inc.
Biography : Founder of Meta Platforms, Inc., Startup:Education and Chan Zuckerberg Initiative LLC, Mark Elliot Z

Exclusive-Meta CEO Zuckerberg: engineering hiring target for 2022 reduced to around 6,000-7,000 -employee Q&A

06/30/2022 | 07:08pm EDT
FILE PHOTO: Facebook CEO Zuckerberg testifies remotely at Senate Judiciary Committee hearing about Facebook and Twitter's content moderation decisions on Capitol Hill in Washington

(Reuters) - Meta Platforms has reduced its target for hiring engineers in 2022 to around 6,000-7,000, down from an initial plan to hire about 10,000 new engineers, Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Thursday.

Zuckerberg cited the figure during a weekly employee Q&A session, audio of which was heard by Reuters.

(Reporting by Katie Paul; Editing by Chris Reese)

By Katie Paul

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