Sandy Gould, Yahoo's acclaimed SVP of talent acquisition and development, is stepping down. First reported by Re/code yesterday, Gould confirmed the departure in a statement today.
Though Gould spouted lines like "It's time to take a break and decide my next adventure," Re/code's Kara Swisher says, like other ex-Yahoo execs before him, Gould already has another job lined up. Given the call to remove Yahoo's entire board—and the possibility of its core business being sold—is that much of a surprise? PM