Chief Projects Officer
Alireza is the Chief Projects Officer at Traxen. He has more than 21 years of experience in developing complex automotive projects; 17 years in executive leadership roles. He has led new vehicle development projects, facelifts and model years through all phases from strategic planning and product definition to detail design, validation and launch. He led the development of Coda Electric Vehicle (a California EV startup) and Peugeot 206 sedan and several other Peugeot JV platforms. He has worked with many significant auto-companies such as Porsche, Italdesign Giugiaro (IDG), Pininfarina, EDAG, MIRA, FEV, KARCO, MDE, ESI, Great Wall Motors and Faraday Future. He is a keen project manager with deep expertise in Agile and APQP, contractor & vendor management and leading test and validation initiatives. He holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering and an MS in Engineering Management from University of Michigan.