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Stepping Aside as CEO to Focus on Canonical's New Cloud Offerings

From March next year, I’ll focus my Canonical energy on product design, partnerships and customers

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In his blog entry "My New Focus at Canonical" posted on Thursday, December 17, 4:48 PM, Canonical CEO Mark Shuttleworth announced his resignation as CEO:

"From March next year, I’ll focus my Canonical energy on product design, partnerships and customers. Those are the areas that I enjoy most and also the areas where I can best shape the impact we have on open source and the technology market."

"I’ve become very passionate about design and quality, and want to spend more time figuring out how we harness the collaborative process to build better, more insightful products."

Earlier today Shuttleworth said: "I will also be working more closely with partners, especially in Asia. I will also work more closely with larger enterprise customers in our new cloud computing offerings. I will be spending more time on the areas that interest me the most and where I feel I can do the most good."

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