August 24-26, 2022 | Paris Las Vegas Hotel & Casino | Las Vegas, NV

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Arun Kumar

Arun Kumar

Managing Director | AlixPartners Automotive & Industrial Practice

Arun is a leader in AlixPartners’ Automotive and Industrial Practice and co-leads the firm’s future of mobility focus in North America.  He has more than 20 years of experience advising automakers and suppliers, as well as clients focused on MaaS (mobility as a service), including in the car-rental and ride-hailing sectors.  Particularly, he is focused on the strategic aspects of the electric-mobility revolution sweeping the automotive, MaaS, and related transportation industries, including client work centered around helping management teams navigate this long-term disruption cycle, reposition their companies with new business models, and driving end-to-end organization transformation in pursuit of lasting change.  Prior to AlixPartners, Arun was a leader at the management consulting firms Kearney and Accenture.  He has been quoted in leading business and trade publications such as ABC News, Bloomberg News, Automotive News, CNBC, Auto Rental News, Energy & Environmental News, Society of Manufacturing Engineers’ SME Media, etc. 

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Closing Keynote: Car Rental and the EV Revolution: When, Where, and How?

August 17, 2021
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (PT) || -

Electric vehicles comprise only about 2% of new vehicle sales today, yet as many as 50 new electric models are planned within five years. This panel of EV experts will outline the near future of the EV market and then dive into the logistics and challenges of renting EVs. More Info

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