What Shared Mobility Operators Can Learn From The Auto Industry

What Shared Mobility Operators Can Learn From The Auto Industry

By Alex Gmelin, CPO at INVERS The auto industry faces serious challenges with digitization and electrification, and has for sure its fair share of controversies, but, when it comes to manufacturing, there’s no denying that auto OEMs have attained a near-perfect level...
Contract Manufacturing: Asset-Light Approach to the Automotive Market

Contract Manufacturing: Asset-Light Approach to the Automotive Market

By Marc Amblard, Founder & Managing Director of Orsay Consulting In the automotive space, all incumbent OEMs have in-house assembly capabilities. However, they sometimes outsource specific programs because their volumes are too low — and would disturb large plants...
The Software-Defined Vehicle: Enabling and Delivering its Benefits

The Software-Defined Vehicle: Enabling and Delivering its Benefits

By Marc Amblard, Founder & Managing Director of Orsay Consulting Pioneered by Tesla, the concept of the “software-defined vehicle” will quickly become mainstream. It is already deeply transforming the industry. Benefits include the easy deployment of new...
OEMs Double Down as EVs Hit Tipping Point

OEMs Double Down as EVs Hit Tipping Point

By Marc Amblard, Founder & Managing Director, Orsay Consulting CO2 regulations and the on-going crisis have caused the market penetration of plug-in vehicles (EVs) to accelerate in 2020. This is particularly the case in Europe where EVs are likely to represent...
Figuring Out the Future of the Car (It’s All About Cities)

Figuring Out the Future of the Car (It’s All About Cities)

By Ross Douglas, Founder & CEO, Autonomy & the Urban Mobility Company Last week I participated in three urban mobility happenings: the Financial Time’s three-day ‘Future of the car Summit’; the ‘Annual Polis Conference’ (for European cities to discuss their...