Altman’s departure has sent shockwaves through the AI community, leaving many questioning the future direction of OpenAI and its commitment to its original mission of ensuring that AI benefits all of humanity.
President and co-founder Greg Brockman has also quit
Altman was reportedly criticized for his lack of transparency. Some board members were reportedly concerned about Altman’s leadership style. There were also reports of internal conflicts within OpenAI
Altman’s leadership was marked by a bold vision for AI’s future, but his decision to partner with Microsoft and his preference for secrecy sparked criticism.