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2023 Rising Stars!

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Nominations now open for 2023 Automotive News Europe Rising Stars program!

We are in search of Rising Stars in the European auto industry. If you know of a young auto executive in manufacturing, supply or mobility services working in Europe, with the talent and dedication necessary to become an industry leader in the future, please let us know! This could be someone you work with, work for, or even yourself.

Candidates should have a minimum of 10 years of work experience, be based in Europe and be 45 years of age or younger on January 1, 2023.

Nominate by February 15, 2023.

The jury selects Rising Stars in the following categories:

  • Aftersales
  • Autonomous & Automated Driving
  • Big Data
  • Communications
  • Connectivity
  • Cybersecurity
  • Design
  • Digital
  • Distribution
  • E-Commerce
  • Electrification
  • Engineering
  • Entrepreneur
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Human Resources
  • Innovation
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing
  • Mobility Services
  • Product Management
  • Product Planning
  • Purchasing
  • Quality
  • Sales
  • Software
  • Supply Chain
  • Sustainability


Congratulations to the 2022 Rising Stars.

You can read the profiles on each winner by clicking below.

The winners were honored during a gala dinner on July 13, 2022 in Prague, Czech Republic.

To see a video of the event, please click here

Explore our previous classes of Rising Stars below.