Uber president Jeff Jones quits after just six months and issues damning criticism of company
Jeff Jonesís exit is latest blow for firm after revelations of secret tool to evade law enforcement and claims of discrimination and sexual harassmentUber president Jeff Jones left the taxi-hailing firm after just six months in the job because working at Uber was incompatible with his values, he said.Jonesís departure is the latest blow to the San Francisco-based company, after revelations of a secret programme to evade law enforcement, allegations of workplace discrimination and sexual harassment, and a string of departures of high-level executives. Continue reading...
'The beliefs and approach to leadership that have guided my career are inconsistent with what I saw and experienced at Uber,' the marketing expert said
Mon 20 Mar 17 from The Independent
Jeff Jones, president of the embattled ride-hailing company Uber, has resigned just six months after taking the job, the company confirmed Sunday.
Mon 20 Mar 17 from Phys.org
Uber, the popular ride sharing service that allows app users to hail rides from regular people (as opposed to professional taxi drivers), is in search of a new president. Its former president, ...
Mon 20 Mar 17 from HotHardware
Rough month for Uber, with top dogs leaving and allegations of theft and sexism.
Mon 20 Mar 17 from Arstechnica
The resignation comes less than seven months after the company's second in command joined the organization.
Mon 20 Mar 17 from Daily Mail
Mon 20 Mar 17 from Guardian.co.uk
Former Target CMO Jeff Jones lasted six months at troubled ride-hailing company.
Sun 19 Mar 17 from USA today
Sun 19 Mar 17 from Guardian.co.uk
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Ride services company Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] has been thrust deeper into turmoil with the departure of company president Jeff Jones, a marketing expert hired ...
Sun 19 Mar 17 from Reuters Technology
Uber might be on the hunt for a second-in-command to keep its behavior in line, but that isn't stopping one key executive from heading out the door. Recode sources claim that company ...
Sun 19 Mar 17 from Engadget