Tesla executive joins self-driving car venture Waymo

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    A top Tesla executive has left to join Waymo, the autonomous car technology startup owned by Google parent company Alphabet.

    Matt Schwall joined Waymo's safety team, an Alphabet spokesperson confirmed.

    Schwall served as Tesla's director of field performance engineering, according to his LinkedIn page. The role that had him dealing directly with federal safety regulators, according to the Wall Street Journal, which first reported the news.

    Tesla did not respond to a request for comment.
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