Uber’s chief know-how officer resigned Tuesday after lower than a 12 months on the firm.
Sukumar Rathnam was an engineering supervisor at Amazon
earlier than he began as CTO of Uber Applied sciences Inc.
in late September 2020. He changed Thuan Pham, the CTO who had been there seven years earlier than leaving final Could.
The information was first reported by Business Insider, which cited unnamed sources who mentioned Rathnam was clashing with Uber’s chief product officer, Sundeep Jain. Rathnam despatched an e mail to his workforce, and Chief Govt Dara Khosrowshahi emailed the corporate’s staff concerning the departure Tuesday.
Rathnam, who additionally had earlier engineering roles at Microsoft Corp.
PeopleSoft and Oracle Corp.
mentioned within the e mail that he would keep to assist with the transition for the following couple of weeks. In his memo, Khosrowshahi expressed his appreciation for Rathnam and mentioned the eight-person engineering management workforce will now report on to him.
“We thank Sukumar for his contributions to elevating the engineering and expertise bar at Uber, and need him all the perfect,” a spokesman for the ride-hailing large mentioned late Tuesday.
https://www.marketwatch.com/story/uber-cto-sukumar-rathnam-leaving-after-less-than-a-year-11631667860?rss=1&siteid=rss | Uber CTO Sukumar Rathnam leaving after lower than a 12 months