Uber CEO quits Trump's business advisory group: sources

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Posted: Feb 02, 2017 5:01 PM

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] Chief Executive Officer Travis Kalanick has quit President Donald Trump's business advisory group, sources familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

Kalanick's resignation comes after days of criticism about the executive's decision to work with the president. The move could put pressure on other CEOs expected to attend a meeting with Trump on Friday.

(Reporting By Heather Somerville, writing Peter Henderson; Editing by David Gregorio)