Automotive News Europe salutes the winners of the 2013 Rising Stars awards. Every day until June 12 one of the 18 winners will be featured. Today's Rising Star is John Stech, president of Volvo Cars Russia. For his full profile and profiles on all the other 2013 Rising Stars, click here.
The 2013 Rising Stars will be honored at the Four Seasons George V hotel in Paris on June 12. For more information, click here.
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To qualify, candidates should have a minimum of 10 years of work experience, multiple language skills and be 45 years old or younger. (Editor's note: When chosen for the award John was still 45). We accept nominations from automakers, suppliers, automotive service providers and retail/aftersales businesses.
The prestigious Automotive News Europe Rising Stars awards are jointly presented with sponsors PwC, Magma People, IBM and Sunderland City Council.