The rise of Tony West, the Uber exec married to Kamala Harris’ sister

  • Tony West, Uber’s chief legal office, is reportedly in play for the role of Attorney General in the Biden administration, according to Insider
  • If appointed, he’d be the highest-profile Silicon Valley exec to play a key role in national politics. 
  • West served in the Justice Department during both the Clinton and Obama administrations before leaving government to work at PepsiCo. 
  • He joined Uber in 2017 to help clean up several legal issues at the company following a string of scandals. 
  • West has been married to Maya Harris, Vice President-elect Kamala Harris’ younger sister and former campaign chairwoman, since 1998. 
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During his nearly 30-year career, Tony West has deftly navigated the halls of government, big business, and Silicon Valley. 

As Uber’s chief legal office, West, 55, has spent the…

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