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Our Leadership Team

Innovation is at the heart of Motional’s DNA. Our team dates back to two of the first AV start-ups in the world, nuTonomy and Ottomatika, founded out of MIT and Carnegie Mellon. Today, our leadership represents the foremost visionaries in autonomous technology who are driven by a mission of safer streets.

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Karl Iagnemma

President and CEO

Karl's Bio
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Laura Major

Chief Technology Officer

Laura's Bio
Abe Ghabra

Abe Ghabra

Chief Operating Officer


Abe's Bio
Robert Lee

Robert Lee

Chief Financial Officer

Robert's Bio
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Peter Simshauser

General Counsel

Peter's Bio
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Michele Buonopane

Chief Human Resources Officer

Michele's Bio