David Taylor

Director, Connected Services, Panasonic Automotive Systems Company of America,

Cupertino, CA, USA

David Taylor joined Panasonic Automotive Systems in 2005 and currently serves as the Director of Connected Services with responsibility for a newly created business unit tasked with providing software and services to the automotive and related industries. As part of this role, David concurrently serves as Managing Director of Aupeo! GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of Panasonic that is focused on providing global cloud based audio technologies and services to car companies and consumers.

David previously held the position of Director of Engineering for Panasonic Automotive Systems where he was responsible for Infotainment Technology Research and the Development of Global Infotainment Platforms that have been used as the basis of connected infotainment systems for car makers ranging from General Motors to Mercedes-Benz.

David has received an MA in Computer Science from King’s College, University of Cambridge and has also earned an MBA from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business.