Speaker: Julia Zhang, Chief Engineer of Electrical and Software, Karma Automotive
Bio: Julia Zhang, an accomplished expert in electric vehicle connectivity and telematics platforms, is Chief Engineer of Electrical and Software at Wanxiang’s vehicle sub-company. Her main task in this role is to help lead the design of the electrical and electronic vehicle architecture (EEA) for the company’s next-generation products.
Prior to joining the current company, Zhang developed complete EEA strategies and roadmaps for a mobility startup in Southern California, as well as served as Chief Engineer for vehicle EE system integration at BJEV. Furthermore, as an EV telematics VRM manager at an OEM in America, Zhang developed and delivered the car maker’s first embedded modem telematics platform for electric vehicles. She has also held similar electrical and software engineering positions in her other employments.