Deepak Ahuja

Deepak Ahuja

CFO, Tesla Motors

Deepak Ahuja is Tesla, Inc.’s CFO as of March 2017. Prior to that, he served as the Chief Financial Officer of Tesla Motors, Inc. since July 2008 and served as its Principal Accounting Officer. Deepak is a seasoned auto industry finance executive with 15 years experience at Ford Motor Company. He served as Controller for small cars product development program of Ford from August 1993 to July 2008. He served as Chief Financial Officer for Ford of Southern Africa from February 2003 to June 2006, where he oversaw the finance, legal and IT functions. He served as the Chief Financial Officer for Auto Alliance International from September 2000 to February 2003. He has been an Independent Director of FireEye, Inc., since September 3, 2015.
Deepak holds an M.S.I.A. (which was subsequently redesignated as an M.B.A.) from Carnegie Mellon University, a M.S. degree in Materials Engineering from Northwestern University and a B. Tech in Ceramic Engineering from
Banaras Hindu University in India.