Sven A. Beiker, PhD

Dr. Sven Beiker is a Lecturer at the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University where he instructs students on strategies for startups and corporations in the field of automated, connected, electrified, and shared mobility. In addition, Dr. Beiker is the Managing Director of Silicon Valley Mobility, a mobility consulting and advisory firm that specializes in technical diligence, product roadmaps, and business models for mobility topics. The engagements span startups, investors, and corporations in the mobility and adjacent industries.

With his well over 20 years of experience gained during his tenure at McKinsey & Company, Stanford University, and the BMW Group, Dr. Beiker is dedicated to the future of the automobile and personal mobility. His mission is to improve sustainability, safety, efficiency, and convenience in how consumers use automobiles. He combines perspectives from technology, business, policy, and human factors.

Dr. Beiker also serves on advisory boards of several startups in the mobility space, as an advisor to the German American Chamber of Commerce in San Francisco, and as an advisor / co-editor to the Lecture Notes in Mobility of Springer Science+Business Media.