John Suh

VP & Founding Dir
Hyundai Cradle

John Suh is the Executive Director of Hyundai Ventures, which focuses on making strategic investments and business partnerships in the United States for the Hyundai Motor Company. Hyundai Ventures’ invests and partners along four themes: 1) intersection of mobile devices, the Internet, and the car, 2) automotive clean tech and eco-friendly technologies, 3) intelligent systems and manufacturing technology, and 4) new business models for personal mobility and the automotive supply chain.

Prior to joining Hyundai, he worked at General Motors, Xerox PARC (Palo Alto Research Center), and several Silicon Valley startups where he has had roles in corporate investing, product management, and R&D. John has a BS degree in electrical engineering from Kettering University and an MS and PhD degrees in mechanical engineering from Stanford University.

John has numerous technical publications and has 5 patents and patents pending in the fields of robotics, artificial nose technology, and location based services.

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