Prince Harry Lands New Job In Silicon Valley Startup As Tech Executive

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The Duke of Sussex, Prince Harry has joined Silicon Valley startup BetterUp as its chief impact officer.

According to a report by CNN, Prince Harry was listed as a member of the company’s leadership team on its website.

“It is a meaningful and meaty role,” CEO Alexi Robichaux was quoted by the Wall Street Journal.

The startup described him as a humanitarian, military veteran, mental health advocate, and environmentalist.

Prince Harry’s role in the company is to have input in product strategy decisions and charitable donations at BetterUp, as well as speak publicly on mental health issues.

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In the company’s blog post, he explained why he joined BetterUp, saying he recognised a “common passion” for helping people in Robichaux.

“What caught my attention about BetterUp was that the company’s mission to unlock the potential in people everywhere necessitates innovation, impact, and integrity,” said Harry.

“Their team has been delivering on that work for years,” added the prince.

Harry also stated that he had learned from BetterUp’s coaching.

“I’ve personally found working with a BetterUp coach to be invaluable. I was matched with a truly awesome coach who has given me sound advice and a fresh perspective,” Harry said.

Harry joins the startup just weeks after he and Meghan revealed their decision to leave the United Kingdom and step down from senior positions in an explosive interview with Oprah Winfrey.

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