Founder and Former CEO, Zipcar; Executive Chairman, Veniam; Author, Peers Inc: How People and Platforms Are Inventing the Collaborative Economy and Reinventing Capitalism
Robin Chase is the founder and former CEO of Zipcar, the largest car-sharing company in the world; Buzzcar, a peer-to-peer car-sharing company in France; and GoLoco, an online ridesharing community. She is executive chairman of Veniam, a vehicle communications company, and author of Peers Inc.: How People and Platforms are Inventing the Collaborative Economy and Reinventing Capitalism. Chase lectures widely, has been frequently cited in the media, and has served on several government boards in the areas of transportation, technology, and innovation. Awards and recognition include being named one of TIME magazine’s 100 most influential people in the world, Fast Company’s Fast 50 Innovators, and BusinessWeek’s Top 10 Designers.