Ford, one of the world’s largest automakers, announced that it has acquired Doug Field, the manager of Apple’s automobile project.
Doug Field was an executive known for spearheading Apple’s effort to develop electric cars with autonomous driving technology. After working as a chief engineer at Tesla for a long time, Field joined Apple as vice president of engineering in 2018 and was interested in the electric autonomous vehicle field, which Apple called Project Titan. His position at Ford is on the production of new generation vehicles. Head of advanced technologies and embedded systems known to happen. In this role, he will oversee everything related to the autonomous driving capabilities of Ford vehicles and corporate connectivity.
Ford’s latest press release“Doug Field is one of the world’s most respected engineering and product design leaders. It is an undeniable fact that he has been the driving force behind breakthrough products in the fields of automobile, technology and mobility, including companies such as Apple, Tesla and Segway throughout his career.” “Field’s talent and dedication to innovations that make customers’ lives easier are invaluable to us as we create our Ford+ plan to deliver great products, relevant customer relationships and ever-evolving user experiences.”
Doug Field in Ford’s press release he said it’s good to be back where he started his career. Because, from 1987 to 1993, he entered the sector as a development engineer at Ford, and since then he has managed to make a name for himself with his work. In the continuation of his speech, Field talked about the basics of making “products that change the world” and underlined that he is constantly working. In addition, because Apple prefers to remain silent about what is going on in its autonomous car, It’s unclear why Doug Field left the company. As usual, Apple management wished Field well and thanked him for his service.
The interesting thing about the development is That Ford snatched Doug Field, so to speak, in midair. the emergence of various rumours. This may indicate that Apple is having some problems with the Titan project work. High-level officials are also satisfied with this transfer. confirming the rumors. In an interview with reporters, Ford Chief Executive Officer Jim Farley said, “Doug Field is joining our team. It was a turning point for our company.” he declared. Together we will see the breakthroughs that the American automobile giant will make in the future. Do not forget to share your thoughts in the comments.
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