David Muyres is an experienced innovation and product development leader with a passion for creatively solving new mobility challenges. He has held functional and executive management positions in Europe, Asia and North America. In addition to his broad corporate experience, he has also held leadership positions in academia, started non-profits, and partnered in a consulting office in Washington, DC.
David Muyres most recently was responsible for Global Product Innovation, Consumer Research and Advanced Technology teams at Yanfeng Automotive. Prior to this role, he was a Director at the Global Corporate Innovation Center at Johnson Controls in Milwaukee, WI. David previously held the position of Vice President, Educational Initiatives, for Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, CA. He is currently consulting with numerous companies developing new mobility offerings, one of which is aiPod in Pasadena, California.
His vision and passion has resulted in him being asked to speak at a wide range of design and innovation industry events around the world. In December 2008, Mr. Muyres was asked to provide testimony on the future of the automotive industry to Rep. Ed Markey’s House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming in Washington, DC.