Joseph Kopser

Joseph Kopser

President

moovel Group

As global president, Joseph is responsible for shaping and communicating moovel’s vision, mission and overall strategy on a global level. moovel Group GmbH was founded by Daimler AG, the maker of Mercedes-Benz, with the global mission to find solutions for the disconnected and ever-changing state of urban transportation and to discover how new technologies will affect the way we’ll move tomorrow.

Prior to moovel, Joseph co-founded RideScout, an Austin-based technology company that enabled seamless multimodal experiences and connected transit commerce to app users worldwide, where he served as CEO. Through his work at RideScout, Joseph earned the 2014 U.S. DOT Data Innovation Award as well as recognition as a White House Champion of Change as a Veteran in Clean Energy. Before his move to transportation technology, Joseph served in the Army for 20 years earning the Combat Action Badge, Army Ranger Tab and Bronze Star. Joseph is a graduate of West Point with a BS in Aerospace Engineering and also received a Masters from the Harvard Kennedy School in 2002. In his free time, he works closely with The Bunker Labs in Austin, an organization dedicated to supporting veteran entrepreneurs. In addition, he volunteers as Chairman of NSTXL working to improve U.S. Energy Security policy. He lives in Austin with his wife and three daughters.