In a highly anticipated announcement, Uber Technologies Inc. has selected Dara Khosrowshahi, CEO of Expedia Inc., as its new CEO, The New York Times reported on Sunday. The choice of Khosrowshahi to replace ousted chief executive Travis Kalanick comes at a time when life at the San Francisco-based company isn’t exactly a joyride.
In the last 12 months alone, Uber has had to contend with sexual harassment and discrimination allegations, hire two law firms to conduct parallel internal investigations into company culture and engage in a high-stakes legal battle with Google Inc. division Waymo over driverless car technology. And as crisis after crisis has unfolded, a slew of executives have left the company.
This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.
To view this content, please continue to their sites.
LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.
For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]