Crisis Management Uber’s board: CEO resignation is ‘sign of his devotion and love’ The company’s founder stepped down amid increasing pressure from investors. He issued a statement saying he didn’t want Uber to ‘be distracted with another fight.’ By Beki Winchel@bekiwekiJune 21, 2017 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.