London-based inventor and IT professional Denis Sverdlov, 41, is the CEO of Arrival. A serial entrepreneur having built and exited multiple companies, Denis’ most recent success was with Yota - the telecoms company that pioneered the biggest 4G network in Russia. Having built the company to 1,200 employees and achieving the highest revenue per employee in the world, Denis sold Yota in 2012 for $1.5 billion. Post-acquisition Denis set up the Kinetik trust to invest in a range of promising technologies and bring them to market. In 2015 he founded Arrival, which is developing the world’s first Generation 2.0 Electric Vehicles. He is also the founder of Roborace – the world’s first driverless electric racing platform.