Global Conference 2010
Co-Founder and CEO, Fisker Automotive
Henrik Fisker is the Co-Founder and CEO of Fisker Automotive Inc. He and partner Bernhard Koehler founded Fisker Coachbuild LLC in 2005 with the goal of designing and creating environmentally friendly cars that don't compromise on beauty or design. Fisker has spent 20 years in auto design, leaving his thumbprint on such vehicles as the BMW Z8, the Aston Martin DB9 and B8 Vantage, as well as the Fisker Tramonto and Latigo CS. Previously, Fisker held several positions at Ford Motor Company, including creative director for Ingeni, Ford's London-based design center; board member and design director for Aston Martin; and director of Ford's Global Advanced Design Studio in Irvine, California. Before that, Fisker was president and CEO of Designworks/USA, BMW's California-based industrial design subsidiary. He began his career at BMW Technick GmbH in Germany. Fisker is a graduate of The Art Center College of Design.