Elon Musk had twins last year with one of his top executives, Insider says


SpaceX owner and Tesla CEO Elon Musk speaks all through a discussion with legendary video game designer Todd Howard (not pictured) at the E3 gaming convention in Los Angeles, California, U.S., June 13, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Blake

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July 7 (Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) Chief Govt Elon Musk and Shivon Zilis, a best govt at his brain-chip startup Neuralink, experienced twins in November 2021, Insider reported.

In April, Musk and Zilis filed a petition to change the title of the twins to “have their father’s last identify” and have their mother’s very last identify as element of their center name, Insider stated on Wednesday, citing court files.

A court docket summary on the Westlaw legal research provider confirmed a judge signed an “Order Changing the Names Of Many Young children” on May possibly 11 immediately after the title adjust petition from Musk and Zilis manufactured on April 25 this calendar year.

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On Thursday, Musk tweeted, “Undertaking my most effective to assistance the underpopulation disaster.” He did not refer to the Insider report.

“A collapsing start price is the biggest hazard civilization faces by considerably,” he reported.

The twins provide Musk’s complete depend of little ones to 9. Musk shares two little ones with Canadian singer Grimes, and another 5 kids with his ex-wife Canadian author Justine Wilson.

Musk and Grimes welcomed their next boy or girl by way of surrogate in December, a month right after Musk and Zilis reportedly had twins.

The billionaire explained that he and Grimes had been “semi-divided,” according to a report by Web site Six in September previous calendar year.

Musk and Zilis did not straight away reply to Reuters’ requests for feedback.

The report, without citing a resource, claimed Zilis has been floated as 1 of the people Musk could have run Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) immediately after his $44 billion acquisition offer.

Zilis, 36, is identified on her LinkedIn profile as director of operations and unique jobs at Neuralink, which is co-founded and chaired by Musk, 51. She began operating at the company in May well 2017, the exact same thirty day period she was named a venture director in artificial intelligence at Tesla, where she worked until 2019.

She also serves as a board member at artificial-intelligence exploration company OpenAI, which was co-founded by Musk, according to her profile on LinkedIn.

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Reporting by Akriti Sharma in Bengaluru and Hyunjoo Jin in San Francisco and Mike Scarcella in Silver Spring, Maryland Modifying by Sandra Maler and Howard Goller

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