Uma Subramanian

CEO, Aero Technologies

Uma Subramanian is passionate about aviation and believes that as a society, we are well on our way to unlocking the urban sky. Subramanian is the CEO of Aero Technologies, a stealth company focused on next generation air travel. Prior to joining Aero, she was a pioneer in urban air mobility as the founding CEO of Voom.Flights, an Airbus company which built an urban air mobility network. Voom.Flights launched in Brazil and Mexico under her leadership.

Subramanian holds an undergraduate degree in aerospace engineering from the University of Michigan, and an MBA from Harvard Business School. 

Live Event Appearances

Podcast Guest Appearances

From Wheels to Wings: Our Flying Car Future

Aug 20 2019 - 6:30pm

Can we beat the traffic by taking to the skies?

For more than a century, the automobile has ruled our city streets, chaining us to grid-shaped streets choked with lines of traffic. And for many of us, seemingly endless hours of daily commuting.

“But what if we can remove those chains?” asks JoeBen Bevirt of Joby Aviation. “What do our lives, what do our cities, how does the world look 20 years from now or 50 years from now? That's what gets me up everyday. So my mission is to save a billion people an hour a day in their daily commutes.”