In a joint statement, the board reiterated that Khosrowshahi had received unanimous support, and welcomed him to the role.
This should also mark the end of the big mess that the Uber board got reduced to following the ouster of founder and ex-CEO Travis Kalanick. Benchmark is trying to prevent him from filling the two other seats.
Expedia, along with Amazon, became one of two technology companies to contribute early declarations to a lawsuit filed by Washington State's attorney general objecting to the travel ban. Uber is also the subject of a USA probe into its use of software to deceive law enforcement officials, a program known as Greyball. He has also been sued by Benchmark Capital, one of the biggest investors at the vehicle rental firm for using his leverage at the board to chart his return as the chief executive of the company again.
We're really fortunate to gain a leader with Dara's experience, talent and vision.
Dara Khosrowshahi, the chief executive hired to restore confidence in the troubled taxi hailing company Uber, could not be more different to the man he replaces.
"We have no indication he is leaving Expedia", said Dave McNamee, a spokesman for Expedia.
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The Argentine came on as a second-half sub as City had to fight back from Charlie Daniels' 14th-minute opener for Bournemouth . City were back on level terms through Jesus who poked the ball past Asmir Begovic after collecting a pass from David Silva .
Whoever takes charge at Uber will face challenges including conflicts with regulators and taxi operators, a cut-throat company culture and board members feuding with investors over Kalanick. Expedia didn't immediately respond to media requests for comment. Kalanick is fighting back with claims that Benchmark pressured and threatened him into resigning as chief executive officer in June.
The Benchmark lawsuit filed in a DE court accused Kalanick of fraud, breach of contract and of plotting to manipulate the board of directors to allow him to return as CEO following his resignation in June.
Recode reported Monday night that Khosrowshahi had issued a memo to employees at Expedia, where he has been CEO for over 12 years, saying that this had been "one of the toughest decisions of my life". The company hasn't yet publicly announced that Khosrowshahi has the job as final details are hammered out.
Uber's board of directors interviewed dozens of potential candidates and narrowed the search to three people, according to a person with knowledge of the matter.
"Desperation sometimes drives innovation", he told the publication. Uber recently agreed to privacy audits after settling a Federal Trade Commission investigation into its security practices. She left as a result of this acquisition, receiving a $186 million payout in the process, and now is reportedly looking for her next role at a company as the CEO.
The incident is not being treated as a terrorist attack, but the suspect is being questioned, a spokesperson said. A man carrying a knife has been arrested outside Buckingham Palace on suspicion of attacking two police officers.
Speaking of Golden State, the Warriors are -160 money line favorites to repeat as NBA Finals champions this upcoming season . He's a versatile defender that could be extremely valuable in a seven-game series against Kevin Durant and the Warriors.
With several fans claiming the lyrics referred to her long running feuds with Katy Perry, Kanye West and Kim Kardashian . Taylor slams someone for their "titled stage", which the "All Day" hitmaker had one during his 'Saint.
Sharapova was kicked off the tour after testing positive for the newly banned drug meldonium at the 2016 Australian Open . The missing this year include: Andy Murray , Novak Djokovic , Stan Wawrinka , Kei Nishikori and Milos Raonic .
The Bajan got there in 189 balls and it was an innings that guided West Indies to 206 for three by tea, a deficit of just 52. But in the context of where England were when he came to the crease, this was perhaps Stokes' most important Test century.
Expedia boss Dara Khosrowshahi has told U.S. news outlets he plans to leave the travel company for the top job at Uber . At the same time , Khosrowshahi must keep Kalanick from meddling in day-to-day operations, several observers said.
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Republican governor signs bill to protect immigrants
Other opponents say the bill is a bad idea because there are often reasons to detain immigrants for reasons of national security. The governor issued an amendatory veto to a similar piece of legislation past year because of concerns of potential voter fraud.
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Dustin Johnson happy with form after playoff success
Johnson then turned the tables with a stunning downhill effort of his own at the 18th for a par that sent the pair to extra holes. Park birdied the final hole for a 7-under 64 and a two-stroke victory over fellow South Korean player Mirim Lee.
Hurricane Harvey disaster relief: How to help
Red Cross volunteer training sessions could be abbreviated to get help to the flood victims in Texas that much quicker. Other Red Cross volunteers are working from home as dispatchers and taking calls from residents in Texas.
Kansas City Chiefs Running Back Spencer Ware Out for Year
Yet Ware's injury will open the door for rookie Kareem Hunt , who was named the Chiefs' starting running back Sunday, per Kissel. With Ware likely out for the start of the regular season, the Chiefs will have to find a new plan of attack at running back.
Defender Kyle Walker-Peters signs new deal at Tottenham
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Berks' last Kmart spared in latest round of store closings
Excluding items, adjusted loss for the quarter was $1.16 per share, compared to loss of $2.03 per share in the prior-year quarter. Sears said it expects the launch of its Kenmore brand products on Amazon.com will significantly expand the reach of the brand.