Another day, another David Plouffe administered bandaid meant to solve Uber PR catastrophes. The company has announced an investment by Times Internet of India.
If you need to understand why Uber needs to fix its image in India, CB Insights has a handy chart:
It’s about as obvious a move as Uber’s (ultimately doomed) partnership with UN Women. But will this one work? It has to. Uber is a struggling in China and that steep $ 40 billion valuation is predicated on nothing short of global ride sharing domination.