Michael Lim

Los Angeles Department of Transportation
Los Angeles, CA

MICHAEL LIM (2016-17) is an innovation professional with global infrastructure, finance, and technology experience, including most recently as a co-founder and CEO of a technology venture addressing urban infrastructure challenges. Originally trained in urban planning, Michael started his career in infrastructure development for the United Nations in the Asia Pacific region. He was also an investment banker, most recently with Lazard Freres & Co, and advised technology companies and governments on strategy, capital raises, and M&A transactions. Michael holds a B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley, and an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.



Los Angeles is preparing for the day when autonomous vehicle technology redefines the world of automobiles and mobility at large. FUSE Executive Fellow Michael Lim developed a comprehensive business plan for the city that addresses the increasingly important need for investment in autonomous vehicles and the infrastructure to support them.