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Uber hasn’t had a chief financial officer since 2015, and its CEO just admitted that it’s been a struggle to fill the role

Speaking at the Fortune Brainstorm Tech conference, Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi shared the company's struggles ahead of its IPO.
Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi

‘Sometimes it takes a punch in the face’: Uber’s CEO admits he overlooked some important internal problems

Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi confessed that during his first year at the helm he was mostly focused on fixing Uber's reputation "externally," and should have paid more attention to internal problems that led to the resignation of the HR boss.

Uber is hiring dozens of ‘mission specialists’ to help relaunch its autonomous vehicle program after deadly Arizona crash

Uber says it's replacing a fleet of drivers who had been charged with monitoring its self-driving cars. The new group will consist of 55 "mission specialists" who will provide technical feedback to developers. The move comes months after an Uber self-driving vehicle killed a pedestrian in Arizona.
Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi arriving in Sun Valley.

Millionaires, billionaires, and tech titans are swarming to Sun Valley, Idaho — here’s a look at who’s attending Allen & Co....

The annual Allen & Company Conference is an opportunity for executives, founders, moguls, and investors to talk business and the economy, and to relax and unwind in Sun Valley, Idaho. Here's a look at who's attending this year.
Uber's app in London.

Uber won its license back in London

Uber spent two days in Westminster Magistrates' Court arguing that it deserved to have its London license back after the capital's regulator, Transport for London, revoked it in September.
Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi.

Uber court document reveals the scale of sexual assault and dangerous driving allegations against its drivers

Uber has investigated 2,500 drivers in London over allegations including sexual assault, stalking, and dangerous driving, according to The Sunday Times. The revelation came in a memo that will form part of court proceedings this week.
Dara Khosrowshahi and Warren Buffett.

Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi says Warren Buffett wanted to invest and it would have fulfilled one of his ‘fanboy’ career goals

Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi said he would fulfil a career ambition in securing investment from Warren Buffett after Bloomberg revealed that talks took place over a $3 billion deal. However, he said doing a deal with Berkshire Hathaway is not a top priority right now.

Uber is rolling out a new safety feature to help you share details of your ride with 911 in case of an emergency

The new emergency button will pull up information about your ride and ask if you wish to connect with a dispatcher. In six select markets, Uber is testing out the ability to automatically share the information with 911.
Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi.

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

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.