Paul Eichenberg

The Age of Restructuring

October 04, 2019 at 12:30 PM

As technology disruption drastically changes the automotive landscape over the course of the next decade, nearly all automotive-related businesses will face major restructuring.

The Rush to Automated Driving: Why?

September 04, 2019 at 6:18 PM

The race is on to be first to deliver autonomous driving – but what is the true destination in the market?

The Advantage of Data Monetization

August 05, 2019 at 2:51 PM

The automotive supplier business model is evolving quickly from just software to data that can be monetized and has the potential to create significant competitive barriers.

Peak Auto: What It Could Mean to You

July 03, 2019 at 12:57 PM

With the age of car-sharing, battery-powered fleets, and self-driving cars quickly approaching, many automakers are trying to reinvent themselves into mobility companies.

Why Detroit Needs the Valley—and Vice Versa

June 04, 2019 at 12:18 PM

Anyone can see the looming changes facing global automakers who are grappling with new technologies, stricter emissions standards, and apps that are turning car buyers into renters (or simply riders). Automobiles are increasingly becoming connected, electrified, and autonomous supercomputers on wheels.

Winning in the Future Automotive Market

May 03, 2019 at 12:03 PM

As the automotive industry races toward the overall electrification, autonomy, and connectivity of vehicles, the related technologies are transforming from predominantly hardware-based systems to software-driven electronics.

BEVs and the Risk of Ignoring Them

April 03, 2019 at 10:00 AM

Making it easier and more accessible for consumers to purchase BEVs means making the batteries both less expensive to produce, as well as more effective for their cost.

Scenario Planning: Do It Now

March 04, 2019 at 9:41 AM

Automotive electrification is not just an idea anymore, it’s a growing reality. Global powers and the biggest automakers are already making great strides toward a future that is predominately electric.

The Incredible Impact of Electrification

February 04, 2019 at 12:30 PM

There is no denying that vehicle electrification will change the automotive industry. In fact, it can be argued that electrification will be the biggest disruption in the history of the automotive industry.

What’s Behind the Auto Supplier Mega Mergers?

January 04, 2019 at 12:00 PM

Intel and similar companies know they have the opportunity to claim a whole new level of relevance in the automotive market, as software and automation claims a greater share of the future automobile.

AI and Auto: Applications & Implications

December 03, 2018 at 12:00 PM


Activist Investors & Automotive Suppliers

November 01, 2018 at 12:00 PM

Considering the many variables affecting the landscape of the automotive supply chain, investor activists see a great deal of opportunity right now.