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Canoo Names Ambassador Josette Sheeran President

Justin, TX (July 26, 2021) – Canoo (Nasdaq: GOEV), a company manufacturing breakthrough electric vehicles (EVs), announced that Tony Aquila, investor, Chairman & CEO and the Board of Directors, has appointed board member, Ambassador Josette Sheeran, as President, effective today, Monday, July 26, 2021.

“I’ve gotten to know Josette over the last year since investing in Canoo, recruiting her to the board, and being able to work alongside her during the state selection process on our innovative advanced mega- micro manufacturing factory in Oklahoma,” said Tony Aquila, Chairman & CEO, Canoo Inc. “She brings vast experience in US and global negotiations, supply chains, financing and partnerships and, in joining us full-time, will help me to build out the company to become the global leader in mobility to bring EV’s to everyone.“


EV requires great thought and strong commitment. Josette has long shared a passion for lifting up working class people, creating jobs, advancing sustainable technologies and working closely with state, municipal and federal governments. In her additional duties as President, she will work with Canoo Inc. Chairman and CEO to build a globally experienced team to drive market share and to partner with businesses and governments to advance Canoo’s ESG commitment to make electric vehicles and support sustainable infrastructure available to the masses.


“I’ve been honored to work closely with Tony and the board as we repositioned Canoo to bring EVs to working people and transform the future of mobility.  I accepted this position because of Tony’s passionate commitment, drive and experience and because of the deeply talented and committed team of innovators at Canoo,” said Josette Sheeran, President, Canoo Inc. “Tony has globally deployed game-changing technology before, and I am excited to help him do this here at Canoo. Creating thousands of jobs for the benefit of America and a more sustainable future is just the beginning. I’m eager to further contribute to advancing Canoo’s breakthrough solutions.”

For the full announcement, please visit:

Canoo official website 

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