Paul Hansen writes and publishes The Hansen Report on Automotive Electronics
, a newsletter dedicated to researching and identifying technology and business trends in the global automotive electronics industry.
Mr. Hansen began writing The Hansen Report in 1988 as an outgrowth of his strategy and market research consulting business, Paul Hansen Associates. Over the past two decades Mr. Hansen has consulted to carmakers, many of the world's leading auto electronics suppliers and to those exploring industry investments.
Drawing on 30-plus years of experience in electrical engineering, marketing, product planning, business and strategy development, Mr. Hansen brings an engineer's and a business manager's perspective to The Hansen Report, as well as a reporter's relentless pursuit of the facts. As a result, The Hansen Report is widely recognized as a reliable, credible source of timely information, and Paul Hansen is widely recognized as one of the world's foremost experts on the automotive electronics industry.
He has been a keynote speaker at industry conferences in the United States and in Europe. His observations and opinions on the auto electronics industry are often quoted by the press. Mr. Hansen regularly develops and moderates a plenary panel discussion for the biennial Convergence conference on automotive electronics, where he has also been a keynote speaker.
Paul Hansen holds a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from the University of Rhode Island and attended the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business. A native of Brooklyn, New York, a Navy veteran and father of five, he now makes his home in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.