Wexford, US

Tesla's Director of Global Supply Management and Optimization is Sameer Kshirsagar. Mr. Kshirsagar is in charge of the strategic procurement and supplier industrialization of a wide range of automotive and high-tech commodities and worldwide suppliers. In this job, he is also in charge of laying a solid basis for a quickly growing supplier base to scale effectively in a highly disruptive, competitive, and fast-paced environment. ​ Sameer Kshirsagar has over 20 years of experience in the automotive, consumer electronics, and high-tech sectors as a leader. He has worked for organizations such as General Motors, Philips Electronics, Google[X], Uber, and Tesla. He has extensive functional knowledge in strategic sourcing, supply chain, lean manufacturing, quality, supplier industrialization, engineering, strategic finance, and workplace operations. ​ Sameer Kshirsagar previously sat on the Uber-Advanced Technologies Group Board of Directors. He earned the General Motors Chairman's Honors Award in 1999, and