Christian Palino is a Design and Product executive currently working as Vice President at Cruise. He is leading his teams with innovation and speed all while enhancing company culture. At Cruise, he piloted the design of the first-ever fully autonomous, production vehicle, Origin, from start to finish. His impressive collaboration skills allowed the product to stay on the mark in terms of time and cost. During his time at Cruise, he has increased efficiency by triple digits. His previous Product experience includes working at Facebook as the Product Design Leader for over four years, building and leading teams. He received his Masters of Interaction Design at the Interaction Design Institute Ivrea.