2021 AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE RISING STARS
The nomination period for the 2021 program closed on February 15, 2021.
The 2021 class of Rising Stars will be announced in the summer of 2021.
Nominees must be 45 years old or younger on January 1, 2021 to be eligible.
The annual Automotive News Europe Rising Stars program honors auto executives on the manufacturing, supply and mobility service sides of the auto industry who have the talent and dedication necessary to become industry leaders of tomorrow.
The jury selects the finalists and the Rising Stars in the following categories:
• Aftermarket & Customer Service
• Autonomous & Automated Driving
• Big Data
• General Management
• Human Resources
• IT & Connected Car
• Mobility Services
• Supply Chain
• Wild Card
Congratulations to the 2020 Rising Stars!
You can read the profiles of all the winners below.
The winners were inducted in a virtual ceremony on July 7, 2020.
Explore our previous classes of Rising Stars below.
Senior vice president total customer satisfaction, quality and HSE
VP, head of connected eMobility
Head of world model and artificial intelligence, Continental Automotive Distance Control Systems
CIO, Banque PSA Finance
Group vice president (PSA account)
Vice president of sales and marketing
Vice president driver assistance and autonomous driving
Senior launch manager
Jaguar Land Rover
Head of business development, sales and marketing; head of value analysis and value engineering
Chief operating officer EMEA and general manager Italy
Director product planning and pricing; COO Kia UVO Connected
General manager, production control
Toyota Peugeot Citroen Automobile
Global and EMEA head of purchasing product development, FCA Group Purchasing
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
Program and sales director
Vice president and head of car service business