As a Business Development Manager Autonomous Driving at NVIDIA, Tom is responsible for identifying and setting up strategic alliances and partnerships to NVIDIA Automotive in Europe. By enabling partners to work on NVIDIA DRIVE™ PX 2, an open AI car computing platform, they can accelerate production of automated and autonomous vehicles.
Prior to joining NVIDIA Tom has held several positions at TomTom, including working in the UK and South Africa where he was responsible for new business development. In the Automotive unit he was responsible for bringing together TomTom’s strategy on Autonomous Driving across the product divisions Maps, Software and Services. On top of that, he was one of the Business Development managers responsible for the first steps the company took to bring its revolutionary traffic technology to new markets such as government and enterprise.
Tom holds a MSc. in Business Administration from the University of Groningen.
Track: Intelligent Vehicles