Mike Lazaridis will be stepping down from the board at BlackBerry effective May 1, 2013. He and Jim Balsillie had both remained on the board after stepping down as co-CEOs last year, however Jim left the board in May and sold off his remaining BlackBerry shares a few months ago.
Mike will remaining on the board for a few more weeks before officially stepping down from his position as Vice Chair.
"With the launch of BlackBerry 10, I believe I have fulfilled my commitment to the Board," Lazaridis said. "Thorsten and his team did an excellent job in completing BlackBerry 10. We have a great deal of which to be proud. I believe I am leaving the company in good hands. I remain a huge fan of BlackBerry and, of course, wish the company and its people well."
You can read more on this and the BlackBerry year-end results in the full press release.