Halo Infinite Project Director Steps Back

Halo Infinite has lost its second Project Director in under 15 months, as Bloomberg Reports Chris Lee has left the project. They say he remains a Microsoft employee, but he has "stepped back," as both Lee and Microsoft put it, from the shooter sequel that's in the works at Microsoft-owned 343 Industries. His predecessor in the position Tim Longo left 343 in August 2019. "I have stepped back from Infinite and I am looking at future opportunities," Lee tells Bloomberg. "I believe in the team and am confident they will deliver a great game and now is a good time for me to step away." They have the following brief statement on the news from Microsoft:
Chris Lee remains a Microsoft employee and while he has stepped back from Halo: Infinite right now, we appreciate all he has done for the project to date.