(Reuters) - facebook Inc extra than doubled the money it spent on chief executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg’s security in 2018 to $22.6 million (£17.Three million), a regulatory filing confirmed on Friday.


Zuckerberg has drawn a base revenue of $1 for the past 3 years, and his “other” repayment was listed at $22.6 million, most of which was for his private security.

almost $20 million went in the direction of safety for Zuckerberg and his own family, up from about $9 million the year previous. Zuckerberg additionally received $2.6 million for personal use of personal jets, which the organization said become part of his typical security programme.

facebook has within the past few years confronted public outcry over its function in Russia’s alleged impact at the 2016 U.S. Presidential election and has come below fire following revelations that Cambridge Analytica acquired private records from hundreds of thousands of facebook profiles without consent.

leader working Officer Sheryl Sandberg took domestic $23.7 million in 2018 compared to $25.2 million ultimate year.

one at a time, facebook said Netflix leader government Officer Reed Hastings would vacate his seat on the social media company’s board and now not be nominated for re-election.

Hastings’ departure comes because the Menlo Park-based totally agency beefs up its push into videos. Hastings has served on facebook’s board since 2011.

The organisation additionally stated it'd nominate PayPal’s senior vice chairman of center markets, Peggy Alford, to its board in region of college of North Carolina President Emeritus Erskine Bowles, who can even no longer be re-nominated.

facebook shares closed at $179.07 Friday night.