Podcast: How Danfoss is driving the move to autonomy
08 August 2023
Peter Bleday, head of the Autonomy business unit at Danfoss Power Solutions, discusses the progress being made in autonomy in off-highway applications, the challenges faced and how Danfoss is assisting OEMs to help them develop successful semi- and fully autonomous solutions.
About Peter Bleday:
Peter Bleday joined Danfoss in October 2019 as an innovation specialist at the Danfoss Innovation Accelerator in Cambridge. In October 2020, he took on the challenge of growing the new PLUS+1 Autonomy business as head of autonomous vehicles. Since 2020, he has overseen the launch of one advanced hardware product, more than 20 software products, and six partnerships critical to the growth of Danfoss Power Solutions’ newest business.
Prior to joining Danfoss, Peter was the engineer officer on the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS Pasadena (SSN 752), and served in multiple engineering, tactical, and leadership roles in the US submarine force. Peter holds a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry from the United States Naval Academy, a Master of Engineering Management from Old Dominion University, and a Master of Business Administration from the Lally School of Management at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.