Zuckerberg intends to sell 75 million shares of Facebook

Цукерберг намерен продать 75 млн акций Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg wants to sell up to 75 million shares of Facebook for a year and a half.

The founder of social network Facebook mark Zuckerberg has stated that it plans to sell up to 75 million shares of the company in the next year and a half.

“We plan to accelerate our work and to sell most of his shares early. I expect that we will sell from 35 to 75 million shares of Facebook in the next 18 months to support our work in the fields of education, science and the law”, – he wrote on his page in Facebook.

At this, Zuckerberg plans to retain control of the company for at least 20 years.

According to the founder of Facebook, he had previously asked the Board to increase the value of his own share, but then withdrew the offer.

After the birth of his daughter in 2015, Zuckerberg said the decision to donate 99% of his shares to charity.

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Earlier it was reported that some of Facebook’s shareholders in favour of the deletion of Zuckerberg on the Board of Directors. With the exception of Zuckerberg from the control of the Board of Directors is a group of investors who are members of the human rights NGO SumOfUs.