The global automotive trade is going through change on two fronts: a shifting business panorama of rising markets and increasing environmental rules, and evolving client behavior and expectations. Earlier than joining BYTON, Mr. Twohig was chief engineer at Alpine, and head of vehicle engineering at Renault Sport. By way of his leadership and group efforts, he successfully developed a really groundbreaking sports activities automobile – the brand new Alpine A110, that spearheads the rebirth of the Alpine brand, and has even been favorably compared with established segment leaders like the Porsche Cayman. For these efforts, Mr. Twohig was named Engineer of the Year by Autocar Magazine in 2018. Previous to Alpine and Renault Sport, from 2009 to 2013 Mr. Twohig led the engineering crew chargeable for the Renault ZOE as the key pillar of Renault’s formidable Zero Emissions program, and presently Europe’s finest-promoting BEV. He also steered the development of the first era Nissan Qashqai, a extremely worthwhile mannequin for Nissan, launching the dominant compact SUV segment in Europe.
RJ Scaringe based Rivian in 2009 and led the corporate via a tough economic local weather to safe substantial financing, recruit and scale an exceptional team, and establish the company’s product and expertise platform. Mr. Scaringe excels in analyzing highly advanced programs, combining deep analytical capabilities with a system-based mostly development methodology.
Roger Penske is the founder and chairman of Penske Corporation, a intently-held, diversified transportation services firm whose subsidiaries operate in a wide range of industry segments, together with retail automotive, retail industrial truck dealerships, truck leasing, transportation logistics and skilled motorsports. Penske Corporation manages businesses with consolidated revenues of greater than $32 billion, operating in over three,660 areas and using greater than 60,000 individuals worldwide.