Automotive News Europe needs your help to find the Rising Stars in the European automotive industry.
Entering its sixth year, the Automotive News Europe Rising Star award honors automotive executives with a pan-European profile who have driven change, fostered innovation and made courageous decisions.
To qualify, candidates should have a minimum of 10 years of work experience, have multiple language skills and be 45 years or younger as of Jan. 1, 2016.
We accept nominations from automakers, suppliers, automotive service providers and retail/aftersales businesses.
A candidate may nominate him/herself or be nominated by a colleague, manager or mentor. Just visit our website -- www.autonewseurope.com/nominate2016 -- or click here.
Nominations also can be sent to the Automotive News Europe editorial team.
You may nominate more than one candidate. The deadline for nominations is Friday, Jan. 15, 2016. Any nominations received after this date will be considered for the 2017 award.
The jury selects the finalists and the Rising Stars in the following categories:
Aftermarket & Customer Service
PR & Communications (including social media)
IT & Connected Car (including big data & analytics)
The 2016 winners will be honored on June 7, 2016, during a gala dinner in Munich, Germany.
The Rising Stars are possible thanks to our lead sponsor, PwC, and our partnership with Korn Ferry.