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Follow the latest discussion about ride-sharing company Uber amid its scandal.
  • Uber's CEO said a move to grab power from Travis Kalanick means the board is no longer fighting over control
    Business Insider

    Uber's CEO said a move to grab power from Travis Kalanick means the board is no longer fighting over control

    Uber chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi said the company's board is no longer fighting for control after he proposed a new structure last October. Uber's divided board is divided no longer, according to chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi. Speaking at the VivaTech event in Paris on Thursday afternoon, Khosrowshahi said one of his first actions when taking on the role of CEO was to fix the company's governance issues.

  • Uber's CEO said a move to grab power from Travis Kalanick means the board is no longer fighting over control
    Business Insider

    Uber's CEO said a move to grab power from Travis Kalanick means the board is no longer fighting over control

    Uber chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi said the company's board is no longer fighting for control after he proposed a new structure last October. His proposals curtailed former CEO Travis Kalanick's voting power. He said fixing Uber's governance was his first job as CEO, and that he then moved onto company culture and strategy. Khosrowshahi commented that Uber would one day be profitable — just as the news broke that the company had turned a $2.5 billion profit. Uber's divided board is divided no longer, according to chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi. Speaking at the VivaTech event in Paris on Thursday afternoon, Khosrowshahi said one of his first actions when taking on the role of CEO was to

  • CNBC

    2018 Disruptor 50: No. 2 Uber

    The ride-hailing giant has announced a flurry of new initiatives to remake the beleaguered company into nothing less than a global marketplace for transportation.

  • Uber CEO: Safety Has to Come First
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    Uber CEO: Safety Has to Come First

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  • And When My Time Is Up, Have I Done Enough: Fred Wilson’s Post on ‘Time & Money’
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    And When My Time Is Up, Have I Done Enough: Fred Wilson’s Post on ‘Time & Money’

    Like many in the venture community, especially us newer investors, I enjoy Fred Wilson’s“process” posts, where he shares a POV on the practice of our

  • CNBC

    Investor Bill Gurley seems to have gotten over his hard year with Uber

    VC Bill Gurley explained in a blog post why he thinks Uber's biggest success is often overlooked.

  • The Wall Street Journal

    Uber CEO Says Self-Driving Cars Are ‘Student Drivers’

    Uber Technologies Inc. Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi said the ride-hailing firm is “absolutely committed” to its self-driving-car program after one of its autonomous vehicles struck and killed a pedestrian in Arizona last month, but said the technology needs to be refined. “Ultimately, self-driving cars will be safer than humans,” Mr. Khosrowshahi said on NBC’s “Today” show Thursday. Uber suspended its program in four test cities following the March 18 accident, which is believed to be the first known fatality involving an autonomous vehicle.