Vice President of Program Management
Achim Pantfoerder is Vice President of Program Management at Lucid Motors, reporting to CEO Peter Rawlinson. He’s responsible for driving all program management efforts at the company.
Before joining Lucid, Achim spent 16 years at Apple, most recently as Senior Director. There he created and led Hardware Engineering Program Management for the first iPhone, as well as multiple generations of iPhones and iPods. Later, he launched program management for Apple Pay. Prior to Apple, Achim served as Vice President of Product Development at Tropian, and also held Program Management and Engineering positions at Infineon and Siemens Mobile Phones.
Achim earned his M.S. and Ph.D. in Applied Physics at the University of Kassel, Germany. He holds eight U.S. and worldwide patents.