New CEO Dara Khosrowshahi inherits yet another scandal from Uber founder Travis Kalanick. Continue reading Another Uber scandal: It hid massive data breach of 57 million users Another Uber scandal: It hid massive data breach of 57 million users originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:48:00 EST. Show More Summary
It’s been a time of upheaval at Uber. The company is facing a lawsuit from self-driving competitor Waymo over the use of confidential trade secrets. Its founder and CEO, Travis Kalanick, was forced out this summer, replaced by former Expedia CEO Dara Khosrowshahi. Show More Summary
Travis Kalanick will still have some influence, but he won't retake the throne. Continue reading Uber signs an investment deal limiting its former CEO Uber signs an investment deal limiting its former CEO originally appeared on Autoblog on Sun, 12 Nov 2017 18:55:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi has made some big moves since replacing brash founder Travis Kalanick at the ride-hailing firm in August. He apologized in an open letter "for the mistakes we've made" after authorities in London withdrew Uber's license and hopped the pond to meet with them. He's been in talks with SoftBank about an ownership stake, according to reports. He's […]
Uber, the international ride-sharing company which has been frantically trying to stabilise its course after former CEO Travis Kalanick resigned in June amid allegations he oversaw widespread sexual harassment, is facing another lawsuit. More »
Eight months ago, engineer Susan Fowler published a blog post describing a culture of sexism and sexual harassment throughout Uber. Her words set off a firestorm at Uber that led to the ouster of founder Travis Kalanick as CEO, predated...Show More Summary
Uber is curbing the power of former CEO Travis Kalanick and taking on Japan's SoftBank Group as a major new investor as the service tries to recover from internal strife and a myriad of legal headaches. The changes adopted unanimously Tuesday by Uber's 11-member board strip Kalanick and other early...
Travis Kalanick, the Uber co-founder who lost his CEO throne in June but remains on its board of directors, saw his grip on the direction of the company bludgeoned today following a vote to eliminate the special voting powers of stock owned by early shareholders. More »
Uber’s board has approved a series of corporate reforms along with a multi-billion investment from SoftBank that are designed to strengthen the company’s governance while at the same time strip power from former CEO Travis Kalanick.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber is curbing the power of former CEO and co-founder Travis Kalanick and taking on Japan's SoftBank Group as a major new investor as the ride-hailing service tries to recover from internal strife and a myriad of...Show More Summary
When Dara Khosrowshahi took over the role of Uber CEO from company founder Travis Kalanick, no one thought it was going to be an easy transition. In just over a month, the new CEO has had to deal with numerous major crises left in the wake of Kalanick's tenure. Show More Summary
The former CEO's influence could be curtailed after he surprised the board by announcing two new directors on Friday.
Uber's board is considering whether to strip Travis Kalanick, the company's founder and former CEO, of his power after he abruptly appointed two new board members without consulting the company's leaders, according to Bloomberg. TheShow More Summary
Uber Technologies Inc. cofounder and former Chief Executive Travis Kalanick appointed two new board members on Friday, which apparently came as a total shock to the rest of the board. Kalanick named Xerox Corp. former Chairwoman and Chief Executive Ursula Burns and former Merrill Lynch Inc. Show More Summary
Former Uber chief executive Travis Kalanick named two new directors to the ride-hailing company’s board ahead of an expected vote next week on corporate governance. Ursula Burns, a former Xerox CEO, and John Thain, a former Merrill Lynch and CIT Group CEO, were named as directors in a statement...
There's a new battle brewing in the ongoing war for control at Uber as the company prepares to reset itself after appointing a new CEO. On Friday night, former CEO Travis Kalanick surprised the company by appointing two new members to the board, apparently without notifying the company and other board members. Show More Summary
Former Uber chief Travis Kalanick has appointed two more people to the ridesharing company’s board. One of the seats is going to Ursula Burns, former CEO and Chairwoman of Xerox. The other is going to John Thain, who has served as CEOs...Show More Summary
Ousted Uber CEO but still-Uber-board-member Travis Kalanick named two new directors to Uber's board without consulting anyone else at the ride-hailing company he founded. Despite Kalanick's looming presence over Uber, the people actually...Show More Summary
Uber cofounder Travis Kalanick appointed Xerox chairwoman Ursula Burns and former Merrill Lynch CEO John Thain to the company's board of directors on Friday, a surprise move that's almost certain to re-ignite the bitter internal fighting...Show More Summary
The Uber drama continues after a late Friday "surprise" by former CEO and current board member Travis Kalanick. [ more › ]