Google self-driving car project gets new director

Monday 29 August 2016 | 09:23 CET | News
Google has appointed Shaun Stewart the new director of the company's self-driving car project, the company told Reuters. Stewart comes from Airbnb, where he held a top executive role. He will help commercialise Google's self-driving technology, which has been in development for more than seven years and has seen an increased pace of activity over the last 12 months. Stewart's hiring follows the departure earlier this month of Chris Urmson, the project's CTO.

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