Mark Kaufman currently leads the company’s overarching strategy for electrified vehicles and heading up Ford Team Edison. Formed in October 2017, Ford Team Edison is the company’s dedicated global cross-functional battery electric vehicle team. In this role, Kaufman is responsible for leading dozens of teams around the world, all working collaboratively to bring electric vehicles, technology and services to market.
Kaufman joined Ford in 1989. He holds a Master of Engineering degree from the University of Michigan and an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Illinois, as well as an MBA from the University of Michigan.