Uber CEO takes indefinite leave of absence as workplace report is released

Uber co-founder and CEO Travis Kalanick is taking an indefinite leave of absence from the embattled ride-hailing company, which is dealing Tuesday with the recommendations of an investigation into its workplace culture.

Kalanick told Uber staff about his decision in a company-wide memo. He cited his mother’s recent death and said he needs time to reflect on himself and work on building Uber’s leadership.

“The ultimate responsibility, for where we’ve gotten and how we’ve gotten here rests on


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