President & Chief Strategy Officer
Avinash Rugoobur is President at Arrival, having joined the team after nearly two decades in the mobility industry — first, at GM Motors, where he started as an engineer, working on absences programs and leading the $1bn acquisition of Cruise Automation, and finally as Head of Strategy for GM Cruise, where he oversaw its valuation increase from $1bn to $14bn. Arrival is one of Europe’s most valuable unicorns and is using a new method to design, engineer and manufacture commercial electric vehicles from scratch. Its unique microfactory model and vertically-integrated production process underpin Arrival’s new approach to mobility manufacturing, which can fuel mass EV adoption at a global scale.
The evolution of driverless transportation will change the way we live and work forever. From the design of urban environments to reducing emissions, road safety to vehicle ownership all the...