Elon Musk on Donald Trump
Tesla Motors Inc. Chief Executive Elon Musk spoke up against Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump on an interview Friday. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s economic and environmental policies “are the right ones,” Musk said.
Tesla’s Elon Musk and Uber’s CEO are now advising Donald Trump
The heads of Uber and Tesla are taking on strategic advisory roles with President-elect Donald Trump. Travis Kalanick, the chief executive of Uber, and Elon Musk, the chief executive of Tesla, will “meet with the president frequently” and offer their expertise to Mr Trump as part of his Strategic and Policy Forum, Trump officials said. Mr Trump had previously announced several other members of the strategy group, including JP Morgan chief executive Jamie Dimon, Disney chief executive Bob Iger and Ginny Rometty, the chief executive of IBM.
What does Donald Trump think of Tesla Motors
Prelude. A few weeks ago, a Quora question asked exactly what the subtitle of this one excludes: “What does Elon Musk think about Donald Trump” I took a swing at it from a third party perspective, saying that while mutual respect was likely, the global perspectives of the two men are quite different, and so forth. Declaring myself as a Trump supporting conservative, I thought that I made a respectful contribution to a larger scope of conversation about economics and the environment. A young conservative man asked this week “where are the Elon Musks in our quadrant?” That opens a whole dialogue of discussion that I would like to hear directly from Mr. Trump about.
Tesla’s Elon Musk and Uber’s Travis Kalanick Join Donald Trump’s Advisory Team
Musk and Kalanick, along with PepsiCo CEO and chairman Indra Nooyi, will be joining what Trump’s people have christened the “President’s Strategic and Policy Forum,” a group of bigwigs—mostly chief executive officers—from across the spectrum of American industry. They aren’t the first members of the transportation industry to join; General Motors CEO Mary Barra is also a member of the team, as is former Boeing chairman and CEO Jim McNerney.
Tesla Motors Inc CEO Elon Musk Face-off With Donald Trump: Its Happening
People active on the business and politics front know it well by now Elon Musk and Donald Trump are not exactly a match made in heaven. Elon Musk – founder and spearhead of Tesla Motors Inc which is revolutionizing travel with clean technology, and Donald Trump, who is not known to be too afraid of global warming apparently and has been vocalizing against clean-tech companies for their dependence on government subsidies, do not see eye-to-eye in terms of ideology, at least.
Elon Musk is planning to meet Trump, says source
Elon Musk does plan to attend a meeting with technology industry leaders and President-elect Donald Trump, a person familiar with the matter told CNBC. The issues on the table for a meeting between Musk and Trump might include transportation issues, such as both electric cars and the regulation of autonomous driving, as well as renewable energy and space.