Automotive Industry

Consumer interest in electric and self-driving vehicles is growing

Car companies will need to continuously look ahead and embrace new technologies in their business strategies. Image: Unsplash/CHUTTERSNAP

Matias Garibaldi

Engagement Manager, Mckinsey and Company

Eric Hannon

Partner, McKinsey & Company

Kersten Heineke

Partner, McKinsey & Company, McKinsey Center for Future Mobility (MCFM)

Emily Shao

Associate Partner, Mckinsey and Company


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