Doug Haslam, an accomplished human resources leader with strong track record of building successful global talent teams in tech start-ups and turnaround environments has joined Southern California-based Karma Automotive as Vice President, Human Resources to help facilitate business growth during a period of rapid product and technology introduction.
Haslam comes to Karma from Lucid Motors where he served as Vice President, Global Human Resources. There he led Lucid’s efforts to attract and retain a world-class team, build a highly motivating and engaging culture, and establish Lucid as an employer of choice in the industry. Prior to Lucid, Haslam led HR at the GlobalFoundries headquarters site. He also ran their global support functions responsible for partnering with executives to develop and implement Human Resource programs and initiatives. Prior to GlobalFoundries, Doug led HR functions and provided consulting services to a number of Silicon Valley technology companies, including Rearden Commerce, Silicon Image, Borland Software, and Palm Computing.
Haslam, who reports to John Wilson, Karma’s Co-Chief of Staff and Chief Legal Officer, earned a B.A. in History & Government from Ohio University and an M.P.A. with an emphasis in Organizational Behavior from UCLA.
Karma Automotive designs, engineers, assembles and markets luxury electric vehicles, all from its Southern Californiabase of operations. Founded in 2014 and employing nearly 1,000 people worldwide, Karma Automotive is committed to elevating and growing the luxury mobility experience for its customers and draws on global relationships and technology partners to achieve this. The Karma Revero is a luxury electric vehicle powered by dual electric motors that embodies the company’s goals of offering leading automotive design, technology, customization and an outstanding customer experience.
Learn more about Karma Automotive at www.karmaautomotive.com