Vaibhav Taneja, the current Chief Accounting Officer (CAO) at Tesla has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in Aug 2023.

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He was born in 1978 in India and resides in Austin in the state of Texas, United States.

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He gained certification in Chartered Accountancy from ICAI (1997-2000) along with a B.Com degree at Delhi University (1996-1999).

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He gained Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in 2006.

First, he joined PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) as an Assistant Manager in July 1999 and served as Senior Manager from Dec 2003 to Mar 2016.

He also worked at SolarCity as a Vice President for a year from 2016 to 2017.

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He joined Tesla in Feb 2017 as an Assistant Corporate Controller and became the Corporate Controller in May 2018.

He was appointed as Chief Accounting Officer (CAO) of the company in Mar 2019 and became the director in Jan 2021.

After successfully completing six and half years with Tesla, he became the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at Tesla in Aug 2023.

He holds experience of around 17 years in telecommunication, retail & technology.