Tom Savoury

Chris HiettTom has nearly 20 years direct experience of Automotive OEMs, focusing on roles specifically associated with Quality Assurance and more recently Manufacturing / Facility Operations. Most recently he was responsible for the initial design and development of the Tesla European Assembly Centre in the Netherlands, overseeing the assembly of the European Model S. Previous to that, Tom oversaw the final 2 years of production for the Tesla Roadster as Operations Director in the UK

Prior to working with Tesla, he held various Quality Assurance positions at Lotus, including Quality Management System implementation across multiple sites, facilitation of various cost down programmes, vehicle warranty reduction, and manufacturing quality improvements.