Ryan Jacobs serves as the Technical Advisor to the President of Aptiv Autonomous Mobility. In this role, Ryan works on strategic business initiatives that will enable Aptiv to deliver safe, accessible autonomous vehicles in markets around the world. Aptiv currently operates AVs in Boston, Pittsburgh, Las Vegas, and Singapore and has completed over 50,000 autonomous passenger rides via their partnership with Lyft.
Prior to his current role, Ryan established the Boston on-road AV testing program for nuTonomy, a subsidiary of Aptiv. Ryan has also spent time building automated robotic systems at Amazon and urban shipping networks at Shyp. Ryan holds an MS in Mechanical Engineering and an MBA from MIT and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Cornell University.