Aurora Innovation appoints Dallas-based Ossa Fisher to serve as president

Aurora Innovation Inc., a (Pittsburgh) Strip District-based autonomous vehicle company, has appointed a Dallas-based executive to serve as the firm’s next president.

Ossa Fisher is expected to join the company in February and will take on a role previously held by Aurora (NASDAQ: AUR) Co-Founder Chris Urmson, who will retain his CEO position.

To take on the new role, Fisher will vacate her current post as the president and chief operating officer at Dallas-based K-8 e-learning platform Istation, a position she has held since 2019 after previously serving as the company’s chief marketing officer. Other prior jobs Fisher has had include serving as a senior vice president of strategy and analytics at Match Group Inc., as well as a partner at managing consultant firm Bain & Co.