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Chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi has apologised to Londoners and met TfL commissioner Mike Brown in October for what both sides described as constructive talks..
Newly appointed Uber chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi fired two of Uber's top security officials when he announced the breach last month, saying the incident should have been disclosed to regulators at the time it was discovered, about a year before..
Uber, currently valued at $69 billion, has been testing a more collaborative approach to regulators under its new CEO Dara Khosrowshahi, in a shift away from a more aggressive culture under former CEO Travis Kalanick..
Uber's CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi, who was installed in the top job in August, disclosed the data breach last month, shortly after learning of it himself, saying: "None of this should have happened." Uber's security practices are also under scrutiny in a high-stakes legal battle with self-driving car company Waymo, an Alphabet subsidiary.
Travis Kalanick, the company's pugnacious co-founder, was forced out as CEO in June to be replaced by Dara Khosrowshahi, whose attempts to ease tensions with regulators has been stymied by further scandals, including Uber's year-long cover-up of the hacking of information on more than 57 million Uber users..
Alphabet's Waymo has accused the ride services company of stealing confidential information about its self-driving car designs, the highest-stakes challenge on a list of litigation and investigations inherited by Dara Khosrowshahi when he joined Uber as CEO in August..
It is the highest-stakes legal challenge on a lengthy list of litigation that Uber's chief executive, Dara Khosrowshahi, inherited when he joined the company in August..
The investment and board moves are supported by new chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi and come at the end of a year of scandals and change for Uber, including the announcement last week that executives covered up a major hack in 2016..
Uber faces regulatory scrutiny after CEO Dara Khosrowshahi said the company covered up a data breach last year that exposed personal data from around 57 million accounts..
The Wall Street Journal also said more than two months elapsed between the time Uber chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi learned of the breach and this week's disclosure, citing unnamed sources familiar with the matter..
Chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi, who took the helm in August with the mission of turning around the company and overhauling its culture, acknowledged in a blog that Uber had erred in its handling of the breach..
Discovery of the US company's cover-up of the incident resulted in the firing of two employees responsible for its response to the hack, said Dara Khosrowshahi, who replaced co-founder Travis Kalanick as CEO in August..
Whitman, who previously headed eBay, was reported to have been a leading candidate for chief executive job at Uber Technologies before it was given to Dara Khosrowshahi..
It would also be a major victory for Uber's new CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi, who often served as a mediator to help broker the agreement, according to a third person familiar with the matter..
Uber will continue to lose money in the US for the next six months, as rival Lyft poses a fierce competitive challenge, says CEO Dara Khosrowshahi..
Only a month into the job, chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi met TfL commissioner Mike Brown for talks earlier in October, which both sides said were constructive as the $70 billion firm tries to repair its relationship with the regulator..
Sadiq Khan praised Uber's new CEO Dara Khosrowshahi for his apology to London, but blasted the company's London management..
Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi..
CEO Dara Khosrowshahi and the city's transport regulator have a "constructive" meeting, with hopes for further discussions in the pipeline..
Uber's new chief executive, Dara Khosrowshahi, last week proposed cutting the number of board seats controlled by Kalanick to one from three, raising the seats effectively controlled by Khosrowshahi to five from one, and eliminating super voting rights, which give early shareholders multiple votes per share..

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