Ex-Uber engineer who spurred company shakeup supports pay equity, harassment settlement

Uber Technologies Inc. engineer Susan Fowler, whose searing blog post last year on company culture spurred tech’s own #metoo and eventually ousted cofounder and CEO Travis Kalanick, has endorsed a $10 million settlement regarding pay equity and alleged harassment. In a filing on Friday in Oakland’s federal court, Fowler wrote that the settlement — which affects almost 500 people — would monitor “follow-through concerning Uber’s commitment to a new direction,” Bloomberg reports. “Fowler…

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Ex-Uber engineer who spurred company shakeup supports pay equity, harassment settlement