Axel Fuchs VENTURE PARTNER
Mr. Fuchs is a global technology executive with core expertise in automotive, consumer electronics, security, IoT, and industrial markets. Over the past three decades, Mr. Fuchs has established a track record of success managing critical aspects of high-tech global businesses including research and development, systems engineering, product management and business development.
Mr. Fuchs started his career at Daimler AG, building self-driving cars and trucks in the early 1990s. Mr. Fuchs transitioned to Silicon Valley in 1995 to co-found the Daimler Benz Research and Technology office in Palo Alto. He and his team built the first “Internet Car” which won the Smithsonian Computerworld Award. In 1999, Mr. Fuchs joined Motorola’s newly established Telematics Division helping to productize connected cars. Since 2002, Mr. Fuchs has held leadership positions in Silicon Valley with startup companies including SimpleDevices, EZ4Media, Wheelz, Telenav, and Quanergy. He has a Doctorate in Control Engineering from Darmstadt University of Technology.