Twitch, the Amazon-owned executive platform, has taken his first leader for diversity and inclusion, as well as a new financial director and chief staff.
Katrina Jones, will start next month as Twitch's leader of diversity and inclusion, former leader of diversity at Vimeo. In Vimeo, Jones created the company's diversity strategy, and worked to interfere with bias and promote inclusion.
At the same time, Michelle Weaver and Sudarshana Rangachary will be on board as CFO and CHRO.
From the diversity and including front, Twitch has a history of struggling. The platform, for example, was named in 201
Quickly until 2016, and Twitch hosted a panel on its annual convention called "Diversify Twitch." It did not turn out very well for Twitch when its African-American panelists were exposed to racism, insults and veil. Just last year, Twitch arranged a "weekend" to celebrate diversity and inclusion on its streams, conversations, programs, and communities.