Dr. Xiaohang Zhang
Dr. Xiaohang Zhang is an internationally expert in the development and deployment of digital connectivity and automotive technologies; working with VW Group Research and Development, as well as luxury brands including Bentley Motors Ltd.
Before forming D2D Group, Xiaohang was practice leader for innovation and technology at AKKA Consulting China, where she led client facing teams, tasked with transforming traditional in-car functionality with intelligent connected driving experience.
At D2D Group, Xiaohang strives to accelerate the delivery of new technologies, collaborating with research institutes and experts in science enabling the commercialisation of innovation.
Xiaohang obtained her MChem at Bath university, before completing her research and PhD at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne.
She has previously led research and development projects at the Microsaic Systems in the U. K. and Mitsubishi Chemical in China.
A fluent English speaking Chinese, Xiaohang enjoys art, design and when time permits, continues to enjoy ballet.