Expedia picks CFO Mark Okerstrom as new CEO

Aug 30 (Reuters) - Expedia Inc named Chief Financial Officer Mark Okerstrom as its chief executive, replacing Dara Khosrowshahi, who took over the top job at Uber Technologies Inc.

Okerstrom, who is also Expedia's executive vice president of operations, will join the company's board, the travel-booking site said.

Khosrowshahi will continue to be a board member. (Reporting by Arunima Banerjee in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D'Silva)