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With a new CEO, Y Combinator will wind down fellowships and start a MOOC

Y Combinator, which has been expanding rapidly in recent years, is making broad, organizational changes– for the second time this year. Most dramatically, Y Combinator will be winding down its Y

Former Twitter COO Ali Rowghani To Lead Y Combinator’s $700 Million Growth Fund

Almost a year-and-a-half after Ali Rowghani resigned as COO of Twitter, he’s been appointed the head of Y Combinator’s growth fund by the organization’s president, Sam Altman. TechCrunch had hea

Ex-Pixar And Twitter Exec Ali Rowghani Joins Y Combinator As A Part-Time Partner

After parting ways with Twitter back in June, Ali Rowghani has found a new (part-time) home: Y Combinator. YC has just announced that Rowghani will join their ranks as a part-time partner, with his

Twitter Rises 3.5% In Down Market As COO Exits

Rumors of an imminent management shakeup at Twitter became a reality today as the company's COO Ali Rowghani departed that role. In a down market, Twitter rose 3.5 percent in regular trading, and i

COO Ali Rowghani Departs Twitter, Company Says It Won’t Hire A Replacement

Twitter's chief operating officer Ali Rowghani just <a target="_blank" href="">announced via tweet</a> that he's leaving the company. "Goodbye