March 29-30, 2023 (Association Meetings Begin Tuesday, March 28) || Caesars Palace Las Vegas


Jim O'Brien

Jim O'Brien

General Manager, Americas | Ravin

Jim O’Brien is a resident auto industry expert, bringing his knowledge to the North American sector of Ravin. With over 20 years of experience in the used car value chain, Jim brings his expertise in setting up large-scale processes and controls together with new technology. After obtaining his MBA, Jim joined the automotive practice at Management Consultancy A.T. Kearney, Inc. Since then, he has held leadership roles at Audi of America, BMW Financial Services, TrueCar, Inc., and Openlane. He also served as director of used vehicles at AutoNation and Sonic Automotive, both public dealer groups. 

Upcoming and recent sessions

Deep-Drive: How Digital Imaging and A.I. Are Spurring an Auction Revolution

March 24, 2022
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (PT)

See a detailed analysis of how imaging systems saves on time and costs after one year of operation; how economies of scale and efficiencies evolve out of digital technology; how this will transform vehicle resale documentation and what that means for pricing. More Info

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