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Uber"s next CEO inherits a board at war and combative ex-CEO

Is this Uber, the ride-hailing company — or Uber, the prime-time melodrama? .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 20th, 2017

Uber's next CEO inherits a board at war and a combative ex-CEO

Legal squabbles, internecine skirmish and advancing rivals cloud future of ride-hailing gian.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 20th, 2017

With its SoftBank deal, Uber may have invited a tiger into the hen house

Julie Larsen Maher ©WCS On Thursday, SoftBank became one of Uber's largest investors. The checks were barely cut when Uber's new board member from SoftBank hinted that SoftBank was ready to throw its wei.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider17 hr. 4 min. ago

It"s Official: Travis Kalanick Is $1 Billion Richer (and Softbank Is Now Uber"s Largest Shareholder)

Founder and former CEO Travis Kalanick just lost his super-voting rights on the company's board......»»

Category: topSource: incJan 18th, 2018

Travis Kalanick"s final months as Uber CEO reportedly included squirming on the floor "on his hands and knees" and offering the driver he yelled at $200,000

Steve Jennings/Getty Images Bloomberg on Thursday published a detailed report of Travis Kalanick's final months and subsequent ouster as Uber's CEO. The story describes Kalanick as combative and stubborn, lobbying beh.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 18th, 2018

Uber ex-CEO Kalanick likely to sell 29% of stake for $1.4 billion

The former Uber CEO is still on the board of directors.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 5th, 2018

Uber Rival in China Gets $4 Billion

As Uber faces a setback in the European Union and a constant management changes and fights among board members, a major competitor has raised a huge sum......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstDec 21st, 2017

One of Uber"s earliest backers told us why he"s bullish on the company, even though "they"re still finding a few skeletons"

Getty From boycotts to hacks to lawsuits, 2017 has been a rough year for Uber.  But early backer and former board member Bill Gurley still think there's a case for it.  Gurley argues that the b.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 20th, 2017

VC and Uber investor Shervin Pishevar accused of sexual misconduct: report

Silicon Valley venture capitalist and Hyperloop One co-founder Shervin Pishevar is facing sexual misconduct allegations from at least five women, Bloomberg News reported late Thursday. Pishevar, an early investor and former board m.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 1st, 2017

Uber lawyer says board, ex-CEO knew of withheld evidence

Uber Technologies Inc's former chief executive and some board members knew of a letter alleging employees had stolen trade secrets, but the document was withheld from a high-stakes lawsuit, a company attorney testified on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 29th, 2017

Uber lawyer says board, ex-CEO knew of evidence withheld from Waymo case

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Category: topSource: reutersNov 29th, 2017

A New Letter in Uber’s Courtroom Fight Against Alphabet’s Waymo Raises Questions About a Cover-Up

But Uber's lawyer said she did not disclose the letter to other attorneys defending the company. Uber Technologies’s former chief executive and some board members knew of a letter a U.S. judge has said was withheld from a high-.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 29th, 2017

Uber lawyer says ex-CEO, board members told of letter kept from Waymo lawsuit

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc's former chief executive and some board members knew of a letter a U.S. judge has said was withheld from a high-stakes lawsuit, an attorney for the company testified on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 29th, 2017

Former Uber board member and VC Bill Gurley says it’s time for Silicon Valley’s unicorns to ‘grow up’ and get profitable

Tech venture capitalist Bill Gurley thinks Silicon Valley 'unicorns' are growing up .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 18th, 2017

Uber OKs SoftBank"s bid to buy stake

The peace deal struck by Uber's board will allow Softbank to make an investment worth up to $10 billion, according to sources. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersNov 13th, 2017

Uber"s board has finally settled the bitter dispute holding up SoftBank"s $10 billion investment but it"s still not a done deal

Thomson Reuters Uber investor Benchmark Capital and Uber.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 12th, 2017

Uber Board Strikes Agreement to Pave the Way for SoftBank Investment

The investment could be worth up to $10 billion. Uber Technologies’ uber warring board members have struck a peace deal that allows a multibillion-dollar investm.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 12th, 2017

Uber Board Settles Feud, Clearing Way for SoftBank Deal

Uber is set to announce a multibillion-dollar investment led by SoftBank Group that will transform the governance of the world’s most valuable startup and give the ride-hailing company a powerful ally in its battle against global rivals......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 12th, 2017

Uber board strikes agreement to pave way for SoftBank investment

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Uber Technologies .....»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 12th, 2017

Uber board has struck an agreement to pave way for SoftBank investment

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Uber Technolgies .....»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 12th, 2017

Uber-SoftBank Deal in Jeopardy Over Spat About Kalanick"s Role

Uber effort to close a multibillion-dollar investment by SoftBank is on the rocks as co-founder Travis Kalanick tussles with fellow board members over the limits of his power at the ride-hailing giant, people familiar with the matter said......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 1st, 2017