Sam Altman is no longer CEO of OpenAI. Mira Murati, OpenAI’s chief technology officer, has been named interim CEO, the company announced. Update, Nov. 20: See the latest developments in With OpenAI in chaos, Sam Altman joins MicrosoftWhy was Altman ousted? The board no longer has confidence in his ability to continue leading OpenAI,” according to OpenAI’s statement. OpenAI will begin its search for its next permanent CEO, the company said.