In the event of an employee leaving the company or change of roles or in any given situation, the admin may need to transfer the owner rights of a Team(Department/Group/Project). The new team owner should be an existing member of the team. An admin can change the owner of the team from the user portal as well as from admin portal.
From User Portal
Accessing the team and clicking “Admin Tools” to select “Transfer Owner Rights”
Once selected, the new window will display the current owner’s name and option to select the new owner.
Go to Modules and select Groups/Projects. Click the drop down next to the team you would like to change the ownership and select “Transfer Owner Rights”
The new window will have the current owner’s name along with the option of selecting the new owner.
Note:- The ownership of a department can only be changed from User Portal.