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Directed Share Program for Uber IPO

Through a Directed Share Program conducted by Morgan Stanley, qualifying drivers will have the opportunity to purchase shares of common stock at the IPO price. If you’re a US driver or delivery partner who has completed 2,500 trips and were active as of January 1, 2019, you’re likely eligible to participate in this Directed Share Program.

How to participate in the Directed Share Program

Timing is very important if you want to buy stock through the Directed Share Program. In accordance with applicable laws and regulations, there are several important steps you must take with Morgan Stanley in order to purchase shares of our common stock at the IPO price, including opening up a brokerage account, confirming the amount of shares you intend to purchase and ultimately making payment for the shares.

Confirm your interest with Morgan Stanley

Once you hear from Morgan Stanley, you’ll need to complete a few steps to confirm your interest and participate in the Directed Share Program.

Create an account

The email you receive from Morgan Stanley will have detailed information on how to open a brokerage account with them. Make sure you are aware of any important dates or timelines they provide.

Get answers to your questions

Watch Morgan Stanley’s video to learn more about how to participate in the Directed Share Program.

Follow Morgan Stanley’s instructions

There are a few important dates and steps you’ll need to remember to participate in the Directed Share Program. There will be a very short time window immediately before the IPO to complete the application and purchase process. If you are interested in participating, read everything Morgan Stanley sends you very closely to make sure you’re aware of everything you need to do.

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Watch Morgan Stanley’s video to learn more about how to participate in the Directed Share Program.

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Top questions about the Directed Share Program

US drivers and delivery partners in good standing who have completed 2,500 trips as of April 7, 2019, and at least one trip since January 1, 2019 will be eligible to participate in the Directed Share Program.

In order to participate, eligible drivers and delivery partners must have consented to share their information with Morgan Stanley. Participation in the Directed Share Program is subject to terms and conditions that will be provided by Morgan Stanley.

There is no action required if you don’t want to participate. Even if you have consented to receive info from Morgan Stanley on the Directed Share Program, you are under no obligation to buy shares.

Your Appreciation Reward is a completely separate reward we’re giving you. You are under no obligation to use the cash reward to purchase shares through the Directed Share Program.

In order to participate, eligible drivers and delivery partners must have consented to share their information with Morgan Stanley, who will contact you with more detailed steps.

If you have questions on whether you qualified to participate in the Directed Share Program, please contact us through the Uber driver app.

Participating in the Directed Share Program may have tax consequences. Please consult a tax advisor.

The Directed Share Program is being administered by Morgan Stanley, not by Uber. We’re getting your consent for us to share your contact info with Morgan Stanley, so they can send you additional information in the coming weeks about the Directed Share Program.

Please contact Morgan Stanley who will be conducting the Directed Share Program. The Morgan Stanley Service Center is available Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 7 p.m. Eastern Time and can be reached at 877-580-UBER (8237).

You can find step by step instructions on how to sell any shares that you choose to purchase on Morgan Stanley Online or through the Morgan Stanley App here