Hyundai Motor Group Appoints Ben Diachun as Chief Technology Officer for Urban Air Mobility Division

posted on 23rd February 2021 by Eddie Saunders
Hyundai Motor Group Appoints Ben Diachun as Chief Technology Officer for Urban Air Mobility Division

Hyundai Motor Group announced today the appointment of Ben Diachun as the chief technology officer of its Urban Air Mobility Division, effective immediately.

Diachun will report to Jaiwon Shin, President at Hyundai Motor Group and Head of Urban Air Mobility Division and will develop the Division’s technology strategy and vision with the goal of bringing Hyundai’s urban air mobility (UAM) to market by 2028.

“We are excited to welcome Ben to Hyundai Motor Group as chief technology officer of our Urban Air Mobility Division,” President Shin said. “His track record of building groundbreaking aircrafts as well as agile, collaborative and diverse teams is critical to our mission to develop the best and most innovative design for our UAM vehicle.”