Bill Bone

CTO, Automotive


Bill Bone is the CTO for Automotive at Aras Corporation in Troy, Michigan; in this position, Mr. Bone leads solution platform definition and evangelism for automated and connected vehicles. Prior to this position, Mr. Bone was VP, Product Development, for CloudSAFE’s products and services. This portfolio spanned cloud-based products and services for customer data protection, full stack integrations, colocation, and data center internetworking. Previously, Mr. Bone served as Director for Global Infrastructure Architecture and Strategy at General Motors from 2010 through 2013. Mr. Bone was a Fellow with Hewlett-Packard working as Chief Technologist for the global Manufacturing, Energy, and Life Sciences Industry Group from June 2008 to August 2010.

Mr. Bone has a strong background in complex product management, IT infrastructure, cloud computing, and the automotive industry. He has defined and developed embedded systems for automotive, product management frameworks, cloud computing, business intelligence, and global IT systems.

Mr. Bone holds a BS in Physics from WV University and a MS in Physics from Eastern Michigan University. In addition, he has attended many summer sessions at Stanford University studying business, electrical engineering, and computer science.