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3 execs fired at mayo startup Hampton Creek after alleged coup attempt tries to hand control back to investors

Embattled San Francisco food tech company Hampton Creek has fired three top execs for engaging in an effort to oust the current CEO and hand control of the business over to its investors, who include Khosla Ventures and Peter Thiel's Founders Fund. The Guardian first reported the story. Hampton Creek said in a statement that it had now terminated Vice President of Business Development Sofia Elizondo, Chief Technology Officer Jim Flatt and Vice President of Research and Development Lee Chae after…

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