Jack Cheng is Co-founder and Executive Vice President of NIO, and the Chief Executive Officer of XPT.
NIO is much more than a car company. NIO designs and develops smart, high-performance electric vehicles with an aim to be the first “User Enterprise” in the world. NIO’s mission is to provide a joyful lifestyle for our users. XPT is positioned to be an advanced technology company that can provide high-performance components and solutions with global quality and technology.
Jack’s sights are set on making NIO the number one provider of electric autonomous vehicles in the world.
Prior to NIO, he was also the China Country Manager of Magneti Marelli and Chairman of Fiat Automobiles, Co. Ltd. His leadership on a global level began at Ford in 1981 where Jack started in components design engineering and later moved to product planning and product development. With the Ford and Mazda partnership, Jack was instrumental in the orchestration and export of a a Taiwan built Tracer (Mazda3) to Canada in 1986.
Jack’s success can be attributed to his ability to create and foster international business and government relationships, while his instincts allow him to see what’s next and blaze the trail to get there.
He believes that the next phase of the mobility and electric vehicle industry —will be the greatest opportunity yet. The future is in smart, electric and autonomous vehicle and NIO is placing its bets in this market.
Jack graduated from Taiwan National Cheng Kung University where he received a degree in Mechanical Engineering.
He enjoys music and playing the electric guitar. When home, he spends time with his wife, two sons and their family pets.