Executive Vice President of Market Development and Innovation Rahul Kumar helps guide Keolis’ efforts in building smart, sustainable solutions to help cities modernize their transit systems, deploy new modes such as autonomous on demand shuttles, and new digital solutions like mobility as a service (MaaS).
He has over 18 years of experience working with Cities solving complex mobility problems. Rahul has built a portfolio of successful projects that range from designing and managing complex bus networks, deploying autonomous vehicles, and holding Board positions for startups developing new apps to revolutionize how people in Cities move.
Most recently, Rahul played a key role in the acquisition of a mobility software company by Ford Smart Mobility and supported Ford’s initiatives in Cities. Prior to this, Rahul helped a private transportation operator build new business models saving Cities millions of dollars per year, while enhancing the passenger experience.
Rahul has an MBA with an emphasis on Marketing and lives in North Carolina with his wife, two children and his dogs.