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BYTON appoints David Twohig as chief technical officer

Christian Fernsby | Nanjing, China | May 10, 2019
David TwohigBYTON, an electric vehicle maker, announced that David Twohig has been appointed as chief technical officer.
Mr. Twohig will have direct management responsibility for key engineering functions as Powertrain, Connectivity, Autonomous Driving, Program Management and Digital Engineering.

Mr. Twohig is a seasoned automotive engineering executive with over 26 years of international experience in automotive design and development.

Before joining BYTON as Chief Vehicle Engineer in March 2018, Mr. Twohig was Chief Engineer at Alpine and Head of Vehicle Engineering at Renault Sport.

From 2009 to 2013, he led the engineering team responsible for the Renault ZOE.

He also steered the development of the first generation Nissan Qashqai, launching the dominant compact SUV segment in Europe.

In 2018, Mr. Twohig was granted the Mundy Award for Engineering by Autocar UK Magazine for his professional achievements.