In this podcast, industry experts explore the substantial transformation of the automotive sector and the unique challenges now faced by companies and their boards.
The automotive sector is facing great change. An industry of high strategic importance to the UK, it is centre stage in the drive to reduce carbon emissions by 2030. Clean tech innovation, the shift to electric vehicles and supply chain issues are creating significant challenges requiring major strategic decisions by boards.
How are automotive companies and their boards responding to ensure their endurance in this time of huge and rapid change and development?
This podcast brings together a panel of experts to examine the issues and lend their advice on navigating necessary transformation. The podcast guests are:
Mike Hawes, CEO of the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders
Dr Andy Palmer, Chief Executive of electric van and bus company Switch (previously of Nissan)
Louis Burns, Partner and Automotive Sector Expert at Mazars
Hosted by Gavin Hinks of Board Agenda
Key discussion points:
The automotive industry today and the key drivers of change and transformation
The changing role of boards in the industry to meet new challenges
Transitioning for the future: strategic decisions, partnerships and investments
Top tips for boards in responding to the challenges of transformation
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