Congressional Black Caucus Urges Uber To Diversify Its Leadership
Congressional Black Caucus Urges Uber to Diversify Its Leadership
The Congressional Black Caucus has a message to Uber: Make inclusion a priority.The CBC, a group composed of black lawmakers in the U.S. Congress, is urging the embattled ride-hailing company to consider appointing executives of color to its highest levels of leadership, according to Recode.
“Uber has a unique opportunity to elevate their stated commitment to diversity by hiring a person of color for a C-suite level position, and appointing a board member of color,” Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.) told Recode.
This comes at a time when Uber has multiple vacancies at the highest levels, including the chief …