- Tesla (TSLA +5.4%) has hired Doug Field, who has served as a product design VP at Apple (AAPL +1.4%), to head its vehicle development programs. Before joining Apple, Field was Segway's CTO.
- Field, who most recently worked on Mac hardware engineering, is the second exec to leave Apple this month. eBay recently hired RJ Pittman, who was in charge of design/product management for Apple's e-commerce ops, to be the chief product officer for its Marketplaces unit.
- Jony Ive is (naturally) Apple's SVP of Design.