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Text messages reveal Sam Bankman-Fried's guru told Elon Musk the crypto billionaire was 'potentially interested' in buying Twitter

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Sam Bankman-Fried, founder of crypto exchange FTX. Tom Williams/Getty Images
Sam Bankman-Fried's advisor told Elon Musk the crypto billionaire was possibly interested in buying Twitter.
The advisor, Will MacAskill, attempted to set up a meeting between the two billionaires in March.
The text messages were revealed as a part of the discovery process in Musk's court battle with Twitter.
Sam Bankman-Fried's advisor told Elon Musk that the crypto billionaire was "potentially interested" in buying Twitter, according to a series of private texts that were released amid Musk's court battle with...
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Axel Springer CEO Mathias Döpfner texted Elon Musk urging him to buy Twitter days before Musk's stake in the company became public. 'Will be fun,' Döpfner wrote

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Elon Musk. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
Text messages between Elon Musk and various notables in tech and business have been released.
In one private text exchange, the CEO of Axel Springer, Insider's parent company, speaks to Musk.
The CEO urges Musk to acquire Twitter and offers to "run it" on his behalf.
Days before Elon Musk's investment in Twitter became public, he was already being urged to acquire the company by a number of notable figures in business, including Mathias Döpfner. Döpfner is the CEO of Axel Springer, parent company of Insider Inc., the publisher of this story. In a private...
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