Lucid Motors has announced that the company has appointed Jonathan Butler as Company’s New Vice President and General Counsel with immediate effect. The newly appointed company’s VP and General Counsel will lead the company’s legal, public policy and compliance functions.
Jonathan Butler has got over 17 years of experience in managing the global resourcing and automotive technology industries. Mr. Jonathan has got years of experience in litigation, corporate governance, commercial transactions, risk management, compliance and different issues related to intellectual property.
Prior joining Lucid Motors, Mr. Jonathan Butler served Tesla as the Deputy General Counsel. Prior to that, Mr. Jonathan spent more than 8 years with the International Law Firm Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, where Jonathan oversaw the practice of global sourcing and technology practice.
The main mission of Lucid Motors is to inspire the digital world of vehicle automation by manufacturing state of the art Electric Vehicles focused on best human experience.
Chief Executive Officer and CTO at Lucid Motors, Peter Rawlinson said, “Jonathan is an exceptional addition to the Lucid team and will be key to fulfilling our mission to deliver the best possible electric vehicle experience.”
“He will not only lead all of Lucid’s efforts related to legal, compliance, and public policy, but will also be responsible for protecting Lucid’s prodigious intellectual property and ensuring we remain ahead of the competition well into the future,” Ralinson further added.
Sharing his thoughts over the new appointment, Mr. Jonathan Butler said, “Lucid has developed an incredible product based on cutting-edge engineering and technology, and its leadership team is top-notch.”
“The company is poised to further disrupt the automotive industry, and I’m thrilled to join Lucid and help advance its goal to deliver the best EV experience,” Jonathan Butler continued.