Starting his career with VNC Automotive as a Computer Science graduate, and now having progressed to Sales Engineering Director, we chat to Agustin Almansi about his rise through the business, most memorable global projects and proudest achievements so far.
With the automotive industry gearing up for the age of the electric car, we’ve been on the hunt for new talent. However, how will the cars of tomorrow affect who we recruit, and will how we work undergo a similar revolution?
The dwindling supplies of the semiconductors relied upon by car manufacturers, the unprecedented weather in Texas and a recent factory fire in Japan for one of the world’s leading auto chip makers, has created a perfect storm for the future of connected car technology and in-car entertainment.
Consumer media consumption is higher than ever, only accelerated by recent global lockdown and stay at home measures. Together with private vehicle registrations bouncing back and the promise of autonomous vehicles enabling drivers to focus on activities other than driving, is this the perfect time to address the in-vehicle experience? Takeshi Kanemoto thinks so.
Somewhat of an enigma, Deok has traveled the world working with automotive manufacturers and tech suppliers. All in the name of advancing the in-vehicle experience. Here we look at how our international man of mystery has adapted to being grounded over the last few months, and what is on the horizon for the vehicles of tomorrow.
Your first career move is an exciting step. Taking that step with VNC Automotive can be hugely rewarding. Here’s Alasdair’s account of taking a graduate role at VNC Automotive.