Padmasree Warrior, Tim Cook.
“There are areas where automotive technology is not mature. That’s where we will innovate.”
Padmasree Warrior, CEO of the U.S. division NextEV, is the newest addition to the Chinese start-up. She says she will help access advanced technology to optimise the entire transportation experience, which is what NextEV aims to do.
“One of the great things about Apple is we probably have more secrecy here than the CIA.”
Apple CEO Tim Cook laughed off an interview question about whether the electronics giant was venturing into the car business. He hinted before that the automotive industry will “see significant changes,” but what exactly Apple is up remains a secret.