Meet the Team
Meet the Team
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Erin has a diverse leadership and business background which includes top operational and Board level roles in start-ups, growth stage companies, not-for-profit organizations, and large for-profit enterprises. For the last 15 years, she has worked to invest in and build companies with disruptive technologies and business models. Several of these companies have been in the automotive industry and Erin has served as interim CEO, consultant to the office of CEO, investor, and Board member.
Erin has significant C-level management consulting expertise with Fortune 1000 companies and was a Worldwide Partner and Executive Compensation and Human Capital Practice Leader at Mercer, one of the worlds largest global consulting firms. Erin is a firm believer in innovation and loves to build organizations based on the talents of its team members. She has formed P3Mobility with that objective in mind. She holds a JD from York University and a BA in Mathematics from University of Western Ontario. Erin is a dual Canadian-US citizen who has resided in the US for 20 years, spending time and building networks in multiple locations including Chicago, Grand Rapids, Ann Arbor, Detroit, Orange County, Sacramento, Tampa, New York, and Los Angeles. Erin is based in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Chief Technology Officer
Martin Nathanson has worked in automotive telematics since 1997 and has built a significant and expanding patent portfolio in this area. He is primarily focused on the evolution and development of wireless technologies that are converging to revolutionize the field of automotive transportation. He has both an in-depth technical understanding as well as a broad business and market understanding of the emerging trends in connected and intelligent transportation. Martin has been successful at filing and prosecuting strategically important patents in this area. Martin holds a Bachelors of Engineering Degree from University of Waterloo and a Master in Urban Planning from McGill University. Martin is based in Montreal, Canada.
Eric Krauss is a digital and strategy executive consultant with a focus in online media, marketing and virtual reality activations. Eric has expertise in rebranding and restructuring for reach, user experience and results. He specializes in working with early startups and technology companies to craft creative approaches to achieve successful brand communication. Eric was born and raised in Detroit Michigan and attended Calvin College where he received a BA in Business. He is now based in Los Angeles.
Petr Stransky has 15+ years experience in strategic management and leadership and has worked across a number of industries as an executive or advisor to companies in the segment of Enterprise Software, Digital media, Payments Solutions as well as Consumer Technology for companies like SAS Institute or IBM. He participated on a deployment of large-scale public transport digital payment program in Europe, Latin America, and Asia.
Stransky studied Business Administration at the University of New York in Prague as well as specialized combined strategic marketing program provided by the University of Economics in Bratislava, Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń and Brno University of Technology.
Caleb is a Computer Science student at U of M Dearborn. He transferred to U of M from Kettering after he switched majors from computer engineering to computer science. Caleb has also studied media studies and production at Center for Creative Media in Texas. He has done co-op placements at Harmon and Daifuku in Farmington Hills, Michigan and works part-time as a stable manager for Cobblestone Farms in Dexter Michigan. Caleb is based in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Strategic Partnerships and Finance
Todd Olsen spent the last 13 years of his 30-year career at Ford Motor Company serving as Director of Corporate Development. During that time, he negotiated multi-billion-dollar deals such as the divestitures of Aston Martin, Jaguar Land Rover, and Volvo. He spent the last several years heavily involved in developing Ford’s self-driving car strategy, which included negotiating several high-tech acquisitions, investments, and partnership arrangements. Prior to his Corporate Development role, Todd had several different finance leadership roles, including CFO of an automotive electronics company in Shanghai, China. Todd is passionate about developing leaders, so in late 2016 he voluntarily left a career he loved at Ford to start his own coaching and consulting business.
Todd holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Minnesota – Carlson School of Management and a BBA from the University of Minnesota-Duluth. He is also a Certified Professional Life Coach and Strengths Champion Coach. Todd is based in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Chief Financial Officer
Murtaza Chevel spent fourteen years with Ernst & Young in Canada and abroad, getting both breadth and depth of experience in audit, management consulting and corporate finance. He had the opportunity to consult and advise large listed entities, and government departments, including public-private partnership initiatives. He has worked as CFO of a large listed private equity company, an international utility group, and an integrated property development and management company. His more recent work has focused on advisory, investor relations, governance and business turnarounds.
Chevel is both a Canadian and a US CPA, a UK public accountant, and a former member of the Association of Insolvency & Restructuring Advisors (US), the Turnaround Association (UK), and the Institute of Management Consulting (UK).
Glen Konopaskie has worked in software development, hardware integration, and economic and community development for several decades. He founded his first computer consulting and training company at the age of 17 and has founded or restructured a number of for-profit and non-profit small businesses. His focus has been primarily on software life cycle, training and consulting in new industries with innovative or leading edge solutions. In parallel, he also has 7 years of economic and community development which provided a deeper understanding in community engagement and exposure to road usage and redevelopment for local and regional impacts.
Konopaskie holds Computer and Electrical Engineering degrees and a Business degree from Lake Superior State University, Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. He is also a curriculum writer, author, and trainer in custom and certification training courses.