American lawyer serving as General Counsellor of Uber, Derek
Anthony West (husband of Maya Harris) was born in August 12, 1965,
San Francisco, California, US.
Tony West Professional Career
After graduation, he worked in Democratic politics. He worked as
a chief of staff to the finance chair of California Democratic party,
whilst also working in private practice as an associate at the Bingham
McCutchen San Jose office. After that, he joined the state bar of
California and was admitted to the superior court of California and the
US District Court for the Northern District of California. During the
time period of 1999 to 2001 he was a special assistant attorney general
in the office of the California attorney general and from 2001to 2009,
litigation partner at Morrison and Forester, LLP, and California co-
chairman of Barack Obama’s 2008 presidential campaign.
Derek also served as associated attorney general of the United
states which is the third highest ranking official in the United States
Department of justice and the largest litigation division in the department
of justice that is assistant attorney general of the civil division.
Derek Anthony’s education life
Derek worked as executive vice principal of government affairs,
General Counsellor and co-operative security for the company named
PepsiCo before he joined Uber and later worked as president for the
same company. He worked for an ethical and inclusive culture of the
company and was widely known for one of the world’s most ethical
companies during his period.
He recently left PepsiCo to take the position as General Counsellor
at Uber (October 2017).