OpenAI leadership responds to former employee safety allegations

The company’s head of alignment, Jan Leike, resigned on May 17, stating they’d reached a “breaking point” with management.

Sam Altman and Greg Brockman, the CEO and president of ChatGPT maker OpenAI, respectively, recently took to to publicly discuss the recent departure of Jan Leike, arguably the company’s former top safety officer. 

As Cointelegraph recently reported, Leike was the head of alignment. He resigned his post on May 17 citing irreconcilable differences with the company’s leadership.

Among Leike’s allegations was the assertion that “safety culture and processes have taken a backseat to shiny products” at OpenAI.

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