Executive Vice President, Magna International
Boris Shulkin was named Magna’s Senior Vice President of Technology and Development in June 2020. In this role, Shulkin reports to Magna President Swamy Kotagiri and assists with helping drive overall technology and product strategy in the rapidly evolving mobility landscape.
In his previous role as VP of Research & Development, Shulkin played an integral role in fostering Magna’s partnership with Lyft and also managed the development of Magna’s MAX4 autonomous vehicle platform. He led the incubation of new radar chip development and played a key role in identifying potential new partners to bring new technologies to market.
Shulkin has more than 25 years of experience in the automotive industry. He began his career in the auto industry in 1995 as an engineer and joined Magna in 2003.
Shulkin holds doctoral and graduate degrees in Computer Science, Mathematics, Applied Mathematics and Applied Statistics. Shulkin also holds multiple patents spanning manufacturing, process design, product and controls.
He resides in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, with his wife and four children.