Rainer Becker is Senior Director Mobility Services at BYTON and currently co-founding its subsidiary BYTON Mobility. The international car manufacturer with Chinese roots is going to enter the electric vehicle market with vehicles and mobility solutions that provide enjoyable time for people on the move, transforming cars and rides in cars to places that add value to their users’ time. Rainer is German and has an Aeronautics degree from the Technical University of Aachen, Germany, as well as a business degree from the ‘International Management- Fellowship-Programme’ of Collège des Ingénieurs (CDI) in Paris, France.
Before joining BYTON, he worked for companies such as Daimler AG, Mitsubishi Motors Corp., and General Motors. As part of the initial team of the worldwide first free-floating car sharing company car2go, he established and expanded car2go in Europe. As the CEO of car2go China he and his team launched the first free-floating car sharing system in Asia, in Chongqing, China, in 2016. After one year as COO for GM’s car sharing brand Maven in Detroit, MI, USA, he joined BYTON in Shanghai, China, in 2018.
With more than 20 years of management experience in the automotive industry, 10 of these in mobility services, Rainer is an expert in the field of new mobility concepts, and has published a number of articles about the future of mobility and the impact on the way we will live and move.