Jeffrey Immelt, the former CEO of GE, is now the top candidate to become the new CEO of Uber, Recode reported on Saturday, citing "numerous" unnamed sources.
A majority of the board of the app-based taxi company is leaning toward Immelt, but two other candidates are still in the running, Recode reported. The board expects to vote on a new CEO within the next two weeks, according to the online news outlet.
"We know it is never going to be a perfect choice, but everyone is becoming exhausted," an unnamed source told Recode, adding, "We need someone with the skills to move us along."
Uber has effectively been headless since