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As Uber readies for an expected IPO next year, the executive ranks under CEO Dara Khosrowshahi are finally stabilizing after 18 months of tumult. Over the past year and a half, 14 executives who had reported to Mr. Khosrowshahi or his predecessor Travis Kalanick have departed. That has created an almost entirely new team of senior executives, half of whom have been at Uber for less than three years.

By putting his own team in place, Mr. Khosrowshahi will have more of a chance to reshape Uber by, for instance, getting its finances in shape. The company also is more prepared for the scrutiny of the public market. Key new hires such as CFO Nelson Chai and Chief Legal Officer Tony West have more big-company experience than people who filled their roles previously. (CTO Thuan Pham was the only executive reporting to the CEO to survive the purge.) The Information has compiled a list of more than 160 senior executives and directors, shown in the chart above. It includes the 12 people reporting directly to Mr. Khosrowshahi, and extends down two or three layers.

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CEO

Dara Khosrowshahi’s Direct Reports

Thuan Pham

CTO

Barney Harford

COO

Nelson Chai

CFO

Tony West

SVP, Chief Legal Officer

Jill Hazelbaker

SVP, Comms & Policy

Rachel Holt

VP, New Modalities

Eric Meyhofer

VP, Advanced Technologies Group

Manik Gupta

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Pranesh Anthapur (interim)

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Head of Uber Freight

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Head of Aviation Programs

Wayne Ting

Chief of Staff

Eric Meyhofer’s Direct Reports

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Jon Thomason

VP, Software Engineering

Brian Zajac

Head of Systems Engineering

Stephen Lesh

Head of Hardware Engineering

Sameer Kshirsagar

Head of Supply Chain

Raquel Urtasun Sotil

Head of Toronto Lab

Noah Zych

Head of Safety

Eric Hanson

Product & Design

Euan Guttridge

Technical Program Management

Austin Geidt

Head of Strategy

Jeff Miller

Head of Auto Alliances

Rachel Holt’s Direct Reports

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Ryan Rzepecki

CEO, Jump

Michael Beckmann

PM, Scooters

Jahan Khanna

PM, New Mobility

Jeb Burchenal

Program Manager, New Mobility

Jean Namkung

Chief of Staff, New Mobility

Barney Harford’s Direct Reports

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Andrew Macdonald

VP, Americas & Global Business Development

Jason Droege

VP, Uber Everything

Pierre Dimitri Gore-Coty

VP, Europe, Middle East, Africa

Amit Jain

Head of Asia Pacific

Gus Fuldner

VP, Insurance

Ronnie Gurion

GM, Uber for Business

Troy Stevenson

Global Head of Community Ops

Meghan Joyce

Senior Director, Ops

Mike Shoemaker

Director of Product Ops

Rebecca Messina

Chief Marketing Officer

Tony West’s Direct Reports

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Tammy Albarran

Deputy General Counsel

Ruby Zefo

Chief Privacy Officer, Associate General Counsel

Keir Gumbs

Associate General Counsel, Corporate

John Mulgrew

Associate General Counsel, IP, Marketing & Product

Ann O'Regan

Associate General Counsel, Labor & Employment

Scott Schools

Chief Compliance & Ethics Officer

Katie Waitzman

Head of Legal, Safe & Insurance

Nicole Bartow

Sr. Director, Litigation

Simon Hania

Data Protection Officer

Matt Olsen

Chief Security Officer

Nelson Chai’s Direct Reports

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Ravi Inukonda

Head of Financial Planning & Analysis

David Watt

Director, Treasury

Francois Chadwick

VP, Tax & Accounting

Delphine Bernard

Global Head of Finance Ops

Cameron Poetzscher

VP, Corporate Development

Michelle DeBella

Global Head of Internal Audit

[Open Position]

Head of Capital Markets

Kent Schofield

Head of Investor Relations

Jill Hazelbaker’s Direct Reports

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Amy Kunrojpanya

Sr. Director, Asia Pacific Communications

Andy Byrne

Head of Public Policy, Europe, Middle East, Africa

Ann Lavin

Sr. Director of Asia Pacific Policy & Government

Ivo Correa

Director, Latin America Policy

Joanne Kubba

Director, Middle East & Africa Policy

Justin Kintz

Sr. Director, Head of Americas Public Policy

Matt Kallman

Director, Corporate and Product Communications

Michael Valvo

Head of Communications, Europe, Middle East & Africa

Saulo Passos

Head of Communications, Latin America

Lior Ron’s Direct Reports

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Bill Driegert

Director, Sales & Ops

Laurent Hautefeuille

Head of Business Development

Joe Chang

Director of Engineering

Eric Berdinis

Senior Product Manager

Wesley Yun

Senior Manager of Product Design

Kelsey Tom

Head of Product Ops

Sagar Shah

Director, Supply Side Ops

Russ Eisenman

Global Head of Marketing

Eric Allison’s Direct Reports

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Celina Mikolajczak

Director of Engineering, Batteries

Mark Moore

Director of Engineering, Vehicle Systems

Tom Prevot

Director, Airspace Systems

Nikhil Goel

Head of Product for Aviation

Stan Swaintek

Head of Operations & Safety

Pranesh Anthapur’s Direct Reports

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Chapin Hertel

Employee Relations, Internal Investigations

Darah Okeke

(Interim) Manager, External Investigations

Nanjappa Palekanda

People Operations (Workday Team, Compliance)

[Open Position]

Head of Global Employee Relations

Daniel Bay

People Analytics

Drea Gallese

Workforce Strategy & Analytics

Aditya Roy

VP of Compensation

Jim Baaden

Head of Recruiting

Bo Young Lee

Head of Diversity & Inclusion

Dalveer Heer

Head of Organization Development

Thuan Pham’s Direct Reports

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Joerg Heilig

VP, Engineering (Ridesharing, Eats, Marketplace, Maps)

Matthew Mengerink

VP, Infrastructure

Jennifer Anderson

Sr. Director, Data & Business Platform

Komal Mangtani

Sr. Director, FinTech, Payment, Risk & Safety

Zoubin Ghahramani

Chief Scientist, AI Lab

Sophia Vicent

Sr. Director, Technical Program Management

Shobhana Ahluwalia

Sr. Director, IT

Sarah Bowman

Director, Chief of Staff

M. Waleed Kadous

Principal Engineer

Manik Gupta’s Direct Reports

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Laura Jones

Product Marketing Management

Mads Johnsen

Head of Tech Strategy

Michael Gough

VP of Product Design

Peter Deng

Sr. Director, Product Management

Peter Hazlehurst

Sr. Director, Payments Product Management

Eckart Walther

Sr. Director of Platforms & Infrastructure Products

James Rauen

Director, Consumer Data Science

[Open Position]

Head of Marketplace

[Open Position]

Head of Maps

Josefin Graebe

Chief of Staff

John Thomason’s Direct Reports

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David Stager

Head of Maps

Wes Doonan

Sr. Manager, Engineering

Carl Wellington

Director, Software Engineering

Hugh Reynolds

Sr. Director, Simulation

Brent Goldman

Sr. Manager, Platform

Jeff Schneider

Sr. Manager, Machine Learning

Tony Stentz

Director, Vehicle Autonomy

Brandon Basso

Director, Engineering

Dan Tascione

Sr. Staff Software Engineer

Eyal Cohen

Sr. Staff Software Engineer

Konstantin Stulov

Engineer, Data Algorithms

Jahan Khanna’s Direct Reports

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Arian Memar

Sr. Product Manager

David Reich

Head of Transit

Florent Crivello

Sr. Software Engineer

Zlatan Menkovic

Sr. Product Manager

Jason Droege’s Direct Reports

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Allen Penn

Global Head of Ops

Nikki Neuburger

Marketing

Stephen Chau

Head of Product

Liz Meyerdirk

Business Development

Adrian Agostini

VP, Revenue

Jon Feldman

Head of Global Ops Strategy & Planning

Ryan Rzepecki’s Direct Reports

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Nick Foley

Head of Product

Erik Weber

Head of Expansion

Gui Telles

Director of Ops

Rikin Diwan

Head of Marketing

Brodie Hylton

Manager, Strategy & Planning

Avra van der Zee

General Counsel; Director of Market Entry

Vinnie Camp

City GM

Colleen McGann

Controller

Michael Beckman’s Direct Reports

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Ernesto Contreras

Ops Manager, Santa Monica

Rhea Dookeran

Sr. Product Manager

Jeb Burchenal’s Direct Reports

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Austin Sutliff

Manager, Strategy & Planning

Matt Olsen’s Direct Reports

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John Flynn

Chief Information Security Officer

Joerg Heilig’s Direct Reports

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Kevin Thompson

VP, Marketplace Engineering

Sanjay Sahgal

Sr. Director, Ridesharing & Maps

Ryan Sokol

Director, Uber Eats Engineering

Ravi Inukonda’s Direct Reports

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Dennis Cinelli

Head of Rides Finance

Sujoy Haldar

Director of Corporate Finance, FinTech

Head of Capital Markets’s Direct Reports

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[Open Position]

Head of Emerging Business

Head of Maps’s Direct Reports

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Matthew Prestopino

Director of Program Management

Michael Weiss-Malik

Product Management Lead

Murari Srinivasan

Group Product Manager

Head of Marketplace’s Direct Reports

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Kane Sweeney

Sr. Manager, Data Science

Daniel Danker

Head of Driver Product

Brandon Trew

Director of Product Management, Rider Pricing & Promotions

Awaneesh Verma

Director of Product Management

Alex Linde

Director of Product

Allen Penn’s Direct Reports

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Elyse Propis

Head of Restaurant Innovation

Bowie Cheung

Director of Ops

Jon Feldman

Head of Global Ops Strategy & Planning


Key Open Positions

  • Head of HR (search is in advanced stage)
  • Head of Capital Markets, Finance
  • Head of Global Employee Relations, HR
  • Head of Sales, Uber Freight
  • 3 Independent Board Directors

Quick Facts

  • Operates in Americas, Europe, Middle East, Africa, North Asia (excluding mainland China), Australia
  • Holds 17.5% stake in China’s Didi Chuxing
  • Holds 27.5% stake in Singapore-based Grab
  • Holds 36.9% stake in Russian Yandex.Taxi JV
  • Post-money paper value of $76 billion, up from ~$68 billion in 2016
  • Equity funding: $14 billion+
  • Top shareholder: SoftBank Group (15%)

Board of Directors

Ronald Sugar

Board Director at Apple, Amgen, Chevron

Chairman

Dara Khosrowshahi

CEO, Uber

Travis Kalanick

Former Uber CEO, Managing Director of 10100 Fund

Arianna Huffington

Founder & CEO, Thrive Global

Garrett Camp

Uber Co-Founder, Chairman at Expa

Matt Cohler

Partner, Benchmark

Ryan Graves

Former Uber SVP

David Trujillo

Partner, TPG Capital

Yasir Al Rumayyan

Managing Director, Saudi Public Investment Fund

Wan Ling Martello

Executive VP, Nestlé

John Thain

Board Director, Lincoln Center

Ursula Burns

Board Director, Nestle