Manager of Environmental Business Development
Ryan Harty is a mechanical engineer (University of Alberta, 2001) and is the Manager of American Honda's Environmental Business Development Office (EBDO), where he is in charge of developing product proposals, business models, and policy proposals in support of Honda's environmental initiatives. Honda has a company wide goal of reducing total CO2 emissions by 50% by 2050, and strives to be "A Company that Society Wants to Exist." Ryan spent 10 years at Honda R&D, including pioneering work on hydrogen fuel cell and battery electric vehicles prior to his current assignment in EBDO. In his spare time, he enjoys curling at the Orange County Curling Club.