Dara Khosrowshahi has come under fire for comparing the journalist's killing to a glitch in his company's self-driving cars.
'We’ve made mistakes too, right?' said Dara Khosrowshahi. He later expressed regret for his remark.
The ride-share's giant has yet to make a profit since its founding.
British billionaire Richard Branson put a major investment project with the kingdom on hold.
The app company also says it will run more background checks on its drivers.
But the ride-hailing pioneer seems to be slowing the bleeding.
Uber has reportedly picked a new CEO to run the ride-sharing company. Dara Khosrowshahi is the former CEO of Expedia and is an outspoken critic of President Donald Trump.
The bar is low, of course.
Dara Khosrowshahi faces a daunting task.