The South African entrepreneur has also exercised stock options to buy 2.17 million Tesla shares, according to the information submitted.
Musk is under surveillance by the SEC after a new controversy that took place in the middle of last month on his social networks. The tycoon made a survey among his followers on Twitter asking their opinion on the possible sale of 10% of their shares in the company. His goal was to obtain liquidity for his next tax bill. The performance plummeted Tesla’s stock market value.