Sergey Brin

Uber picks up new CEO from Expedia

Uber picks up new CEO from Expedia

Uber has chosen Dara Khosrowshahi, the chief executive of travel booking website Expedia, to be its new chief executive, according to a source unauthorized to comment publicly.

Khosrowshahi’s reported appointment ends Uber’s hunt to replace the company’s controversial co-founder and former chief executive, Travis Kalanick, who was pressured to resign in June.

Representatives for Uber, its board of directors and Expedia did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

The search was a bumpy ride for the ride-hailing firm, with...

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