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Paula Ambra

PEng, MSc

AVIN Project Manager


As the Autonomous Vehicle Innovation Network (AVIN) Project Manager for the Durham Region Regional Technology Development Site (RTDS) at ACE, Paula is responsible for offering technical and business advisory services to Ontario-based companies by leveraging the complete ACE facility to assist in the development of new Connected and Autonomous Vehicle (C/AV) products and technologies. This includes the testing, validation and prototyping of these technologies here at ACE.

Before joining ACE in December 2018, Paula held progressive engineering positions within the automotive industry. Her last assignment was Engineering Group Manager for Lower Body Structures at General Motors of Canada, Ltd.

Paula holds a Mechanical Engineering degree from Queen’s University, and a Master of Engineering degree from Western University. Paula is also a member of the Professional Engineers of Ontario.