Brian Allan – AUTOVATE 19

Senior Vice-President, Strategic Partnerships, HyreCar

After 30 years of service as a General Manager and Group Director of Business Development at Galpin Motors, Brian founded, a strategic advisory and investment firm focused on emerging technologies and innovation in the retail automotive industry. Additionally, Brian joined HyreCar in December 2018 and is Senior Vice-President, Strategic Partnerships. He is responsible to assist OEMs and retail dealers with strategies to profit from the carsharing, ridesharing and Transportation as a Service (TaaS) opportunities.

Brian serves on advisory boards for several retail and technology firms. Brian is renowned for recognizing industry trends and developing innovative solutions that leverage technology to improve the employee and customer experience for the automotive industry.

Brian is a Los Angeles native and lives in the Hollywood Hills with his wife Karon and Fox Terrier, Brandy Alexander.