David Tsai
Director and Chief Product Owner

David Tsai, Director of Technology & Development

David Tsai
Director and Chief Product Owner

Dave Tsai is director of technology and development. He is responsible for global cloud and data engineering efforts for Toyota Connected, Inc. (TCI)

Dave oversees numerous teams of engineering to deliver Toyota’s next generation data platform, connected customer experiences, and in-vehicle capabilities. He is also responsible for the delivery of a secure platform allowing a deeper connection to customer, dealer and business partners.

Since joining Toyota, Dave has served as an enterprise architect responsible for the end-to-end architecture North American connected car ecosystem. He also served as a lead architect in the Toyota product quality group.

Prior to joining Toyota, Dave spent 10 years as a technical architect consulting in telecom, financial enterprises, and internet startups. Dave also served as technical director for a long/short hedge fund managing IT and software.

Dave holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science Engineering from the University of California Irvine.