Kalanick owns 10 percent of Uber, which will earn him about $1.4 billion in this sale.
New board will limit the power still wielded by Travis Kalanick
"There is no question that the previous management and security team at Uber failed in their responsibility to their drivers, to regulators, to justice and above all to customers. That's a pretty long list."
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For many women in Silicon Valley, Fowler's blog post was the shot heard around the world.
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Instead, Anthony Levandowski told Travis Kalanick he had "found" five CDs with Waymo information.
Those files are pertinent to an ongoing patent lawsuit over autonomous technology between Uber and Google's former autonomous car unit now known as Waymo.
And the company was made in his very image.
The 40-year-old's pugnacious style defined Uber's approach and helped it become a transportation colossus valued at $68 billion
He said it didn't come off the way he had intended.
When he returns, he'll have a stripped down role and more oversight from an independent chair.