Andreas Mai

Executive Vice President, Market Development & Innovation

Andreas Mai leads Market Development & Innovation for Keolis, integrating innovations of Keolis and its partners from around the world to deliver sustainable transportation solutions to citizens and cities.

Andreas is an angel investor, board member and expert in business and technology architectures covering autonomous vehicles, mobility as a service and “The Internet of Everything” for automotive and insurance companies, service providers, and governments, and is frequently invited to speak at conferences worldwide.

During his career, he founded the technology startup, led Cisco’s connected vehicle business and has advised automotive OEMs and suppliers, industrial equipment and aerospace suppliers, and private equity investors in North America and Europe, as a consultant with Roland Berger and PRTM (PWC).

He has published a number of seminal papers at ITS and SAE World Congresses, including “Driving Disruptive Innovation in the Age of Digitization” (“Digital or Dead”, ISBN 3000544143), “Digitization of Road Transportation: “$5 Trillion Value at Stake”, and “Internet of Cars: A Business Case”.

Andreas holds a Diploma (Dipl.-Kaufmann) in European Business from the universities of Osnabrück (Germany), ESTE Universidad de Deusto (Spain), and Buckinghamshire (UK).

He served on multiple task forces of the World Economic Forum (e.g., Autonomous Vehicle, Smart City), and on the boards of the Connected Vehicle Trade Association, the Connected Car Council, Octo Telematics, Cohda Wireless, and Covisint.