The CEO of Tesla Motors is Elon Musk. He is also the founder of this company that specializes in producing luxury electrical cars. Besides, Musk is also the CEO of SpaceX, a company that makes spacecraft.
Musk was born in South Africa in 1971 and only moved to the United States when he was 17 years old. Since then, he has been an integral part in starting and running several successful businesses including Tesla, PayPal, SolarCity and SpaceX.
As of 2015, Musk is considered to be one of the wealthiest and most-influential people in the United States. Tesla Motors has been very successful in the last few years, and this has significantly contributed to the rapidly growing wealth for Musk. The company has produced over 50,000 cars to date.