Netflix Chief Communications Officer Jonathan Friedland is leaving the video streaming firm, an organization spokesperson mentioned on Friday with out giving extra particulars.
Friedland tweeted that he had spoken in an “insensitive” method. “Leaders must be past reproach within the instance we set and sadly I fell wanting that commonplace once I was insensitive in talking to my group about phrases that offend in comedy,” he tweeted.
Friedland was not instantly obtainable for remark.
Friedland has spent greater than seven years with Netflix and was beforehand with Walt Disney.
His departure from Netflix is the newest in a sequence of prime executives resigning over inappropriate behaviour.
Ford Motor former U.S. chief Raj Nair departed abruptly in February after a probe on his behaviour, whereas Intel Corp former Chief Govt Brian Krzanich resigned on Thursday over a relationship with an worker.
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