Uber’s board discusses leave of absence for CEO

Uber’s board is reportedly meeting today to discuss a leave of absence for co-founder and CEO Travis Kalanick and asking top managers to leave, following a highly critical independent report looking into the company’s internal culture.

The board discussions follow an independent investigation led by former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder. Holder was hired in February following sexual harassment claims made by former Uber software engineer Susan Fowler, who said the company has a culture of covering…