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Richard Haas

President and Chief Operating Officer, Mahindra North American Technical Center

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Richard Haas is president and chief operating officer of the Mahindra North American Technical Center and has over 30 years of automotive new product development experience in North America, South America and Asia.

Prior to joining Mahindra, Haas held numerous positions with Ford Motor Co., Mazda Motor Corp., and Tesla Motors, where he served as engineering director for the Tesla Model S sedan. In 2011, Haas joined Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. in India as senior vice president of product development before returning to Detroit in 2013 to start the Mahindra North American Technical Center in Troy. The North American Technical Center is part of Mahindra’s Automotive and Farm Sector business, which generates nearly $7 billion in revenue annually.