Under Armour CEO joins the exodus from the President’s Manufacturing Council

Kevin Plank, the founder and chief executive of Under Armour, is the latest high profile leader of a major American company to leave President Donald Trump’s American Manufacturing Council.

In a statement tweeted out late on Monday, Plank wrote in his statement, “Under Armour engages in innovation and sports, not politics.”

Plank’s full statement is below. In it, he tweets “I love our country & company. I am stepping down from the council to focus on inspiring & uniting through power of sport.”

He joins Merck Pharma’s chief executive Kenneth Frazier,…

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