Douglas brings almost 30 years of experience within the wider automotive and mobility sector working in new product development of global vehicle platforms.
Doug’s career spans Land Rover, McLaren Automotive and Smith Electric Vehicles where he was Vice President of Engineering and Development and oversaw the advancement of the global electric vehicle portfolio. As CTO at AeroMobil in Slovakia, Doug developed new technologies including electrification, safety, light-weighting, and autonomy for flying cars. Doug is a chartered mechanical engineer from the UK Engineering Council and a Fellow of the Institute of Mechanical Engineers. Doug holds several global patents for innovation in the areas of aviation systems, vehicle safety and occupant protection.