January 09, 2019 11:04 PM IST | Auto
Volkswagen hires Apple executive for autonomous vehicle role
Alexander Hitzinger, 47, will also take group-wide responsibility for VW's efforts to develop self-driving vehicles as well as offer "Mobility as a Service", an initiative that seeks to keep drivers behind the wheel of its cars even if they do not own them.
Hitzinger had been working on Apple's electric car project, having earlier worked at Porsche, VW's sports car division.
Published Date: Jan 10th, 2019 05:30 AM | Updated Date: January 09, 2019 11:04 PM IST
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