Dara Khosrowshahi
/ˌdɑːrə kəʊsrə(ʊ)ˈʃɑːhi/
Dara Khosrowshahi (Persian: دارا خسروشاهی‎, Persian pronunciation: [dɑː'ɾɑː xosɾo'ʃɑːhiː]; (born May 28, 1969) is an Iranian-American businessperson and the chief executive officer of Uber. Khosrowshahi was previously CEO of Expedia, Inc., a company that owns several travel fare aggregators. His family name is derived from Khosrowshah and the Khosrowshah District, areas in the East Azerbaijan Province of northwest Iran, which were in turn named after Khusrau Shah, king of the Justanids during th...