Uber is trending again! This time for the virtues of its new CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi. He has been voted as the Best CEO of US. Well, before becoming the CEO of Uber, Khosrowshahi led Expedia.
And here’s why he is taken as in the ‘Best leader’ scenario, you should know everything about the works done by him in Expedia –
- As a CEO, He is highly ‘Rated & Praised’ –
In his time at Expedia, Khosrowshahi made Glassdoor’s list of “Highest Rated CEOs” in 2015, 2016, and 2017. He also has a 93 percent rating on Glassdoor as CEO of Expedia.
- Expedia revealed about the equal average pay of Men & Women employees –
In June 2016, Expedia showed that “Women earn $1 for every $1 paid to men in equivalent roles.” The company also said that half of its employees in the US are women and 33 percent of Expedia’s leadership positions are held by Women. This increased his(Dara’s) popularity of a leader who supports Gender Equality.
- Uber backed Khosrowshahi for being a ‘Fortunate’ leader to them –
In an email sent to Uber employees on Aug. 29, the board of directors wrote, “We’re really fortunate to gain a leader with Dara’s experience, talent, and vision. The Board and the Executive Leadership Team are confident that Dara is the best person to lead Uber into the future building world-class products, transforming cities, and adding value to the lives of drivers and riders around the world while continuously improving our culture and making Uber the best place to work.”
These points say a lot about Dara. Hope the company will see new Success heights in his presence as CEO.