Rivian Hires Ex-Porsche CEO as New CCO and President

Sep 1st, 2023Key hire
  • Rivian announced the appointment of Dr. Kjell Gruner as Chief Commercial Officer and President, Business Growth.

  • Dr. Kjell Gruner previously served as President and CEO of Porsche Cars North America.

  • In his new role at Rivian, Gruner will oversee Sales, Marketing, Customer Care, Delivery, Service, and Fleet.

  • He brings 25 years of experience from Porsche, Daimler/Mercedes-Benz, and the Boston Consulting Group.

  • Rivian's CEO, RJ Scaringe, expresses confidence in Gruner's ability to aid in Rivian's growth and success domestically and internationally.