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.
Khosrowshahi, the 48-year-old CEO of online travel booking company Expedia Inc, is a friendly and steady hand, a savvy dealmaker, a committed defender of diversity and vocal critic of U.
S. President Donald Trump, according to those who know him.
Under his watch, Expedia has become the largest.