Couldn’t Happen To A Nicer Chap
Via Mike Allen and Axios : Travis Kalanick faces a lawsuit
Axios business editor Dan Primack landed a monster scoop this afternoon: former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick faces a lawsuit from an early Uber investor:
Benchmark Capital is suing the former Uber CEO for fraud, breach of contract and breach of fiduciary duty.
Is It Seriously A Question?
Crunchbase reporting this morning …
SoftBank’s Son to invest in Uber…or Lyft
SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son told investors that he wants to invest in either Uber or Lyft as part of the firm’s strategy for the U.S. ride-hailing market. Son’s statement comes amid a period of high-level flux for Uber, which is still without a CEO as founder Travis Kalanick reportedly explores ways to reassert control at the company.
Well – you know who I am routing (sic) for.
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick attends the summer World Economic Forum in Tianjin, China, June 26, 2016. REUTERS/Shu Zhang – RTX2I8Y7
I have just completed this weekends catch up on my news feeds. I have written for a long time about what I consider to be the stark corruption that is in the DNA of Uber and how I believe that it emanates from the top – in the form of Travis Kalanick. (I am not alone)