"The path to accident-free and autonomous driving is not a chauffeured ride – we will remain in the driver seat to make it happen!”

After acquiring degrees in Mechanical Engineering and Business Administration, Christoph v. Hugo joined Daimler AG in 2005 as an International Management Associate.

He held various positions in the Research and Development areas of Daimler’s Business Units before taking over responsibility of Active Safety at Mercedes-Benz Cars.

In addition to developing radar and car-to-x bases driver assistance systems, he is involved in field testing, rating and product safety topics.