Sep 27, 2018

Why did WhatsApp Co-Founder leave Facebook

Brian Acton, the co-founder of WhatsApp reveals why he took the decision to walk away from Facebook. He had spent about 8 long years with WhatsApp before he decided to leave the company in the month of September last year.

was of the opinion to sell businesses tools in order to chat with WhatsApp users followed by analytics tools. There were also disagreements between Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg regarding the over monetisation of the messaging service. Questions were raised by Facebook Managers also for offering businesses analytical insights on WhatsApp users.