In nascent years, founders and CEOs of ride-hailing giant companies in their way to pursue dreams had to share the ownership of the company. The more the external investors hold the shares, the more the risk of losing the founder’s control.

In a Corporation, the founders can get fired just like the other employees. Here are some of the high-profile founders who were pushed out by the board.


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Being a founder of the company doesn’t ensure one’s tenure in the company. A founder is just like other employees. Poor performance, financial misconduct, and any behavior that is seen as a threat to the reputation of the company can shuttle the founder to the side.

Shareholders can demand the board to fire the founders if they’re seen unfit. Though it’s hurtful, all giant companies that are leading this world today wouldn’t have been successful if these founders didn’t open a path for their investors.

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