Dr. Wolfgang K. Epple is JLR’s director Research & Technology. He joined its Executive Committee in 2012. He has 30 years of experience in automotive R&D and production in Europe, USA, Africa, & Asia. WKE joined JLR from PROTON, Malaysia, where he acted as CTO. During his 25 years with BMW he led the BMW 3 series and served as CEO of BMW Hybrid Technology Corporation, USA. He has a PhD in Computer Science from Uni Karlsruhe and is a honorary Fellow of Uni of Warwick, UK.
Brussels, Belgium, 24-25 February 2014