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Uber's new CEO a dealmaker, not 'tech bro'

His outsider status may bode well for helping troubled company rebuild its culture

Mr Khosrowshahi's success in acquisitions and partnerships at Expedia will potentially benefit Uber in Asia especially, where the company is locked in a fierce price war.

San Francisco

DARA Khosrowshahi may have been the compromise choice for Uber Technologies Inc's new chief executive. But for a bitterly divided board of directors at a dysfunctional yet highly innovative company, compromise may be what Uber needs.

Mr Khosrowshahi, the 48-year-old...

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