Philipp Kandal

Head of Geo @ Grab

Philipp has started his new position as the Head of Geo at Grab. Before this, he was VP of Engineering @ Telenav where he was in charge of a team of 250+ engineering team in Silicon Valley, Romania and China. Before skobbler was acquired by Telenav in 2014 he was co-founder and CTO of skobbler, a pioneering navigation company. Philipp is deeply passionate about how autonomous vehicles will transform transportation and save millions of lives. Besides this, Philipp is an avid believer in startups and follows this passion as an angel investor and advisor for several young companies. He is an expert in emerging markets and offers regular coaching and trainings. You can follow Philipp on Twitter @apphil, on his blog or connect with him on LinkedIn