Dara Khosrowshahi

Chief Executive Officer, Uber Technologies Inc. | June 11, 2019
Discussed Uber's innovation in the future of transportation and technology.

Thank you to our event sponsors: 360 Live Media; Bernstein Private Wealth Management; BP America; Greater Washington Board of Trade; Uber Technologies Inc.


As CEO of one of the most innovative technology and transportation companies in the world, Dara Khosrowshahi manages Uber’s fast-growing business in 63 countries around the world and leads a global team of more than 22,000 employees. Dara has also overseen the company’s expansion in various transportation and logistics projects, including autonomous vehicles, electronic bikes and scooters, and food delivery services. On May 10, Uber became a public company in one of the most highly anticipated tech IPOs of the year.

Prior to joining Uber, Dara served as CEO of Expedia, which he grew into one of the world’s largest online travel companies. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of Expedia and was previously on the board of the New York Times Company.

Dara grew up in Tarrytown, New York, and received his bachelor’s degree in engineering from Brown University. He is a passionate advocate for refugees in crisis around the world, having himself left Iran during the Iranian Revolution at the age of nine.

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