Uber loses CTO Thuan Pham amid rumours of impending mass layoffs

Uber loses CTO Thuan Pham amid rumours of impending mass layoffs

An Uber car in traffic. Photo by Dan Gold on Unsplash

Uber Technologies Inc’s Chief Technology Officer Thuan Pham has resigned, effective May 16, the ride-hailing company said in a regulatory filing on Tuesday.

Pham, who joined Uber in 2013, is among the senior-most executives at the company. Pham’s departure is coming at a crucial time for Uber as stay-at-home orders around the world severely curtail demand for its services.

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