For­mer Ex­pe­dia chief takes helm at Uber

The Hamilton Spectator - - BUSINESS - THE AS­SO­CI­ATED PRESS

SAN FRAN­CISCO — New Uber chief ex­ec­u­tive of­fi­cer Dara Khos­row­shahi be­gan work Wed­nes­day with an em­ployee meet­ing at the com­pany’s San Fran­cisco head­quar­ters.

The ride-hail­ing com­pany con­firmed late Tuesday in a note to em­ploy­ees that the for­mer Ex­pe­dia CEO had ac­cepted the top job. The note said Uber’s eight-mem­ber board voted unan­i­mously to of­fer him the job on Sun­day.

Khos­row­shahi has led Ex­pe­dia since 2005.

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