4 years ago, Uber was a toxic mess. Insiders reveal how Dara Khosrowshahi 'cleansed' its culture and revived its bid to dominate transportation.

Dara Khosrowshahi prioritized fixing Uber’s culture when he became CEO in 2017. Since then he’s made decisions aimed at making Uber more ethical and transparent. His efforts have largely been successful, Uber employees and a Wall Street analyst told Insider. See more stories on Insider’s business page. Dara Khosrowshahi was shopping for groceries in August […]

After pumping $11 billion into e-commerce in 5 years, VCs are finally funding the risky warehousing startups they've been avoiding

The pandemic boosted e-commerce and brought more venture capital funding to logistics startups. VCs have traditionally avoided asset-heavy startups. In 2020, asset-heavy e-commerce logistics startups raised more than $450 million. See more stories on Insider’s business page. When Dhruv Saxena first started fundraising for his startup ShipBob in 2014, he knew that finding the right […]