Sr. Manager, Automotive Innovation, Renesas
Mr. Thadani has an extensive background in Connected Vehicle , Autonomy and Intelligent Transportation Systems. Currently he leads the Silicon Valley Innovation for Advanced Research and Development for Renesas Electronics America, Inc for automation. Mr. Thadani has led successful proof of concepts for Autonomous Level 4 driving, Connected Vehicle and Infotainment in US, China, Germany and Japan. Prior to Renesas Electronics, Mr. Thadani was the Vice President of Product Marketing & Management for Arada Systems, Inc., a leading V2X supplier. Key Tier 1’s and automotive OEMs are entering Silicon Valley to invest in the next generation autonomous vehicle. Mr. Thadani’s mission is to promote the R-Car series to develop autonomous projects, while assisting to drive research and development to production opportunities.