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Rajendra Rao

CEO Ford Smart Mobility LLC, Ford Motor Company

Ford Smart Mobility LLC is Ford’s subsidiary working to design, build, grow and invest in emerging mobility services. As CEO, Rao leads Ford Smart Mobility LLC’s various businesses, including the recently announced City Solutions business, the Chariot shuttle business and Greenfield Labs, Ford Smart Mobility LLC’s business model incubator. A native of Bangalore, India, Rao began his career as a financial analyst at Procter & Gamble. He has significant global experience, having worked in and led business operations in Asia, Europe, Middle East and North America. He has a bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the Shri Ram College of Commerce at Delhi University and a Master’s Degree in Management from Boston University.