Ouster Appoints Global Automotive Leader Karin Rådström to Board of Directors
RÃ¥dstrÃ¶m brings over 15 years of commercial automotive experience to Scania and Daimler Truck AG
SAN FRANCISCO, October 13, 2021– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Ouster, Inc. (NYSE: OUST) (âOusterâ or the âCompanyâ), a leading supplier of high-resolution digital lidar sensors for the industrial, automotive, infrastructure sectors intelligent and robotics, today announced the appointment of Karin RÃ¥dstrÃ¶m to its Board of Directors. RÃ¥dstrÃ¶m brings over 15 years of commercial automotive experience leading the sales and marketing efforts at Scania and Daimler Trucks AG.
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Karin RÃ¥dstrÃ¶m, Director of the Board of Directors, Ouster (Photo: Business Wire)
RÃ¥dstrÃ¶m has been CEO of Mercedes-Benz Trucks and a member of the board of directors of Daimler Truck AG since February 2021. Prior to joining Daimler Truck AG, she held several management positions within the Scania Group, where she most recently held the position executive vice-president. President and Head of Sales and Marketing. RÃ¥dstrÃ¶m holds a Masters of Engineering in Industrial Management from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm.
“Ouster consolidates its automotive expertise with the addition of Karin to our board of directors. I think his experience leading international sales and marketing for two of the world’s largest commercial vehicle manufacturers will be of huge benefit to Ouster. as we expand our competitive position within the automotive market, âsaid Angus Pacala, CEO of Oster.
âI look forward to joining the Oster Board of Directors and bringing my knowledge and expertise to support the company in its mission to make the world safer and more efficient by bringing digital lidar to the mass market. The future of the consumer and commercial automotive industry will be built on self-driving technology, and I am delighted to be advancing this technology with Ouster in my new role, âsaid Karin RÃ¥dstrÃ¶m, Board Director of administration of Oster.
For more information on the Oster Board of Directors, visit: https://investors.ouster.com/governance.
Ouster (NYSE: OUST) is a leading provider of high-resolution digital lidar sensors for the industrial, smart infrastructure, robotics and automotive industries. Ouster products offer an excellent combination of price and performance and are designed for a set of requirements flexible enough to cover hundreds of use cases and allow revolutionary autonomy in any industry. Ouster has approximately 600 clients in more than 50 countries with offices in the Americas, Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Middle East. For more information visit www.ouster.com, or contact us on Twitter Where LinkedIn.
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