Head of Urban Mobility Concepts Americas Region
Daimler Mobility Services
William is the Head of Urban Mobility Concepts for the Americas Region at Daimler Mobility Services. In this role, he seeks to understand the local mobility challenges and priorities of cities in North America and Latin America and then identify and support the implementation of solutions to meet current and future transportation.
Prior to his current role Mr. Knapp performed many roles at car2go. Initially responsible for business development and daily operations as Chief Operating Officer in North America, in 2014 he tackled a new challenge becoming the Chief Product Officer and was responsible for the product management, software development, telematics integration and IT operations activities for car2go’s global car-sharing business.
Before his time at car2go, Mr. Knapp held a variety of sales and marketing positions at Daimler Trucks North America and started his career at Enterprise-Rent-A-Car in Northern California gaining valuable retail and fleet management experience.
Mr. Knapp was raised in Northern California and graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno. He currently resides in Northville, MI with his wife and three daughters where he enjoys volunteering as a youth basketball coach.