Travis Kalanick

Who is new Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi?

 Uber’s search for a replacement for its iconic former co-founder CEO Travis Kalanick looks to have reached its conclusion. Dara Khosrowshahi, the current CEO of Expedia, has been officially offered the job, multiple sources close to the company confirmed to TechCrunch. Unlike higher-profile Uber CEO candidates Meg Whitman of HP and Jeff Immelt of GE, Khosrowshahi is fairly under the radar. Read More

Immelt Backs Out of Chaotic Uber CEO Search

Kalanick and Benchmark's power struggle just took a head-snapping twist.

Uber Investors Vow to Intervene in Benchmark Lawsuit Against Travis Kalanick

They accuse Benchmark of trying to take over the company.

Jeff Immelt In the Lead To Become Uber’s Next CEO

General Electric's departing CEO has the support of most of the startup's board.

Uber agrees to 20 years of privacy audits to settle FTC data mishandling probe

 The legacy of Travis Kalanick’s fast and loose management style at Uber continues to serve up fresh embarrassments for the embattled, still CEO-less company. Read More

Uber agrees to 20 years of privacy audits to settle FTC data mishandling probe

 The legacy of Travis Kalanick’s fast and loose management style at Uber continues to serve up fresh embarrassments for the embattled, still CEO-less company. Read More

Benchmark: We should have sued Kalanick sooner

 The saga between Benchmark Capital and former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick continues. Following last week’s lawsuit revelation, Benchmark penned a public letter to Uber employees, explaining why they’re taking legal action against their fellow board member. Benchmark doubled down on its decision, saying that not only should they sue, but “perhaps the better question is why… Read More

Uber shareholder group asks Benchmark to step down from board following Kalanick suit

 In what is rapidly devolving into an all-out brawl on the board of the world’s highest-valued private company, a group of Uber shareholders have asked the venture capital firm Benchmark to step down from the board of directors. This move comes only a day after Benchmark took the aggressive step of filing suit against Uber’s former CEO Travis Kalanick. Read More

What was Benchmark thinking?

 Yesterday, Benchmark, the powerful venture firm and a major Uber shareholder, filed a lawsuit against the company’s recently ousted CEO Travis Kalanick in a remarkable move. The suit seeks to remove Kalanick from the board, while eliminating three additional board positions that it says Kalanick sought (and won) approval for last year, partly by withholding crucial information from… Read More

Benchmark sues former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick

 Benchmark, the Silicon Valley venture firm and early investor in Uber, has sued former CEO Travis Kalanick. In a Delaware Chancery Court filing, originally identified by Axios’ Dan Primack, the suit alleges that Kalanick committed fraud, breach of contract and breach of fiduciary duty. Both Kalanick and Benchmark hold Uber board seats. Read More

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