Koenigsegg today announced the appointment of Evan Horetsky as Chief Industrialisation Officer. Evan will report to CEO and founder, Christian von Koenigsegg.
Evan joins Koenigsegg from Tesla, where his last position was Director of Engineering, Procurement and Construction (Gigafactory Berlin). Evan rose fast through the Tesla ranks and participated in Tesla’s scaling of Gigafactories across the world, including leading local efforts in the U.S., China, and most recently Germany.
Evan is joining Koenigsegg at a very exciting time on their growth mission in a very dynamic mobility sector undergoing significant changes.
Christian von Koenigsegg, Founder and CEO said: “Bringing Evan on-board is part of our forward-looking vision. Evan’s sharp engineering mind, strategies for scale, and data-driven leadership style brings new strengths to our management. I look forward to working closely with him alongside the rest of our amazing team on our ambitious mission. The journey has never been so exciting.”
Evan Horetsky, Chief Industrialisation Officer said: “This is a natural next step in my career. I’ve found the most talented and humble people, with cutting-edge technology. I have followed Koenigsegg’s path and have been a huge fan of the company’s uncompromising commitment to innovation and performance. The things that are worked on, not least in Machine Learning and electrification are inspiring and contribute to sustainability broadly. Koenigsegg’s amazing journey and daring story of success are second to none; I am honored and excited to offer my professional expertise and passion to this effort.”
Founded in 1994 by Christian von Koenigsegg, Koenigsegg Automotive AB is a world leader in engineering and manufacturing of ultimate performance megacars and sustainable mobility technologies. The company is based in Ängelholm in the south of Sweden and has some 400 employees. Read our story here: https://www.koenigsegg.com/