GM Cruise Hires Controversial Ex-Uber Engineer As First Chief Technology Officer

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General Motors’ Cruise Automation subsidiary has its first-ever chief technology officer in AG Gangadhar. The newly minted CTO formerly worked for Uber but departed this past July.

Recode reported in late November that Gangadhar is also the same executive named in controversial emails surrounding sexual harassment in his former department at Uber. Specifically, Susan Fowler, a former Uber engineer, complained of sexual harassment in the workplace and indirectly referenced Gangadhar in a detailed essay on sexual harassment in the…