Uber hires senior Target executive to lead global operations

Author: Heather Somerville and Subrat Patnaik

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"[Jeff] Jones has a strong track record of driving the narrative around Target's brand, and will now try to do the same for Uber," said Mike Mannor, associate professor at the University of Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business.

"You can surely expect to see stakeholders responding positively to Uber CEO Travis Kalanick taking steps to upgrade his middling in-house talent with proven professional chops."

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