Can the Guy Who Fixed Twitter’s Fail Whale Save the DNC?

Democrats worry that Raffi Krikorian has taken on an impossible mission.

Bloomberg
Bloomberg
Oct 23, 2018 · 9 min read
Raffi Krikorian, then Director of Uber ATC on September 13, 2016. Photo: Angelo Merendino/AFP/Getty Images

By Joshua Brustein

Raffi Krikorian was asleep in a Chicago hotel room at around midnight one Wednesday in August when his phone buzzed. Krikorian, who had become chief technology officer of the Democratic National Committee