Advisory Board

Advisory Board USA

VahabzadehChairman: Dr Hamid Vahabzadeh
Vice President and Product Line Manager,
Global Transmissions
AVL List GmbH

Dr. Sven BeikerDr Sven Beiker
Founder and Managing Director, Silicon Valley Mobility Lecturer in Management, Stanford Graduate School of Business

Scott BinderScott Binder
Vice President – Engineering, Operations, and Technology
EXEDY Globalparts Corporation

brockbankChris Brockbank
Vice President – Engineering
Ricardo, Inc.

girlandoMatt Girlando
Senior Director, Engineering – Global Driveline Systems
Magna Powertrain of America, Inc.

Kiran GovindswamyKiran Govindswamy
Director, Powertrain, Vehicle Engineering & NVH
FEV North America, Inc

John JurigaJohn Juriga
Director of Powertrain
Hyundai-Kia America Technical Center, Inc.

KendrickRamasunder Krishnaswami
Director Transmission and Driveline Engineering
Ford Motor Company

LindemannPatrick Lindemann
President, Transmission Systems & E-Mobility
Schaeffler Group USA Inc.

Noel R MackNoel R Mack
Executive Director Truck Driveline Systems

In Cooperation with:

KüçükayProf. Dr Ferit Küçükay
Director of the Institute of Automotive Engineering
Technische Universität Braunschweig

MartinBerthold Martin
Senior Manager, Advanced Transmission Engineering
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles US LLC

Jason McConnellJason McConnell
Business Unit Director, Hybrid & Electrification
Business Unit Director, Embedded Systems
IAV Automotive Engineering, Inc.

MephamShaun Mepham
Chief Engineer Electric Vehicles – Bus
AxleTech International

PeroskyEdward Perosky
Vice-President for Powertrain Engineering
Aisin Technical Center of America

petrovskiDavid Petrovski
Principal Analyst, NA Powertrain Forecasting
IHS Automotive

ManfredManfred Poschenrieder
Powertrain Development Management
BMW of North America, LLC

RennekerCraig Renneker
Chief Engineer – Front-wheel-drive A/T&D/L Systems
Transmission & Driveline Engineering
Ford Motor Company

JunJun Shiomi
Jatco USA, Inc.

Steven TarnowskySteven Tarnowsky
Director, Global Transmisson & Electrification – Advanced and New Products
General Motors LLC

Dr Jörg TramplerDr Jörg Trampler
Director of Engineering Center North America, Car Powertrain Technology
ZF North America, Inc.