Automotive News Europe awards the 2022 Rising Stars

Nineteen younger and talented automotive executives on Wednesday acquired their Soaring Star awards from Automotive News Europe at a gala awards dinner in Prague.

Considering that the plan was started off in 2011, Automotive News Europe has awarded a lot more than 220 Growing Stars.

The 12th yearly Growing Stars awards recognize rapidly-climbing automobile leaders who are by now using large steps ahead in the market. From automakers to suppliers, producing to connected automobiles, engineering to e-commerce, each individual Growing Star has spearheaded improve and designed progress up the occupation ladder.

The 2022 Mounting Stars are (outlined in alphabetical purchase by award):

  • Florian Büngener — Hyundai Europe — Communications
  • Timo Bularczyk — Mercedes-Benz Mobility — Connectivity
  • Olivier Doit — Stellantis — Cybersecurity
  • Philipp Engler — BMW Group — Digital
  • Katia Maeso Bucher — Seat — Distribution Strategy
  • Damir Cindric – Rimac Technologies — Electrification
  • David Herberg — Adient — Engineering
  • Florian Petit — Blickfeld – Entrepreneur
  • Dirk Adelmann — Good Europe — Basic Management
  • Jeroen Decleer — Dana — Basic Administration
  • Sebastian Grams — Audi Sport — Basic Administration
  • Joonas Laine — Lynk & CO — IT
  • Bettina Fetzer — Mercedes-Benz — Promoting Communications
  • Olia Michou — Vulog – Mobility
  • Cliodhna Lyons — Nissan — Merchandise Scheduling
  • Julie Stears — Jaguar Land Rover — Excellent
  • Florian Aragon — Toyota Europe — Gross sales
  • Muammer Yolga — AVL Checklist — Software Testing
  • Nari Kahle — Cariad (VW Group) — Sustainability

Click right here to see their whole profiles.

“The 19 people who we honor this yr are special. They rose to the prime from a pool of extra than 130 candidates, generating this year’s assortment method the most aggressive in the historical past of the award,” Automotive Information Europe Affiliate Publisher & Editor Luca Ciferri said. “We have recognized more than 220 persons as Rising Stars in the last 12 a long time and many of them are top our industry by means of its most dramatic transition at any time. We count on the exact from this year’s winners.”
 
The prestigious Automotive Information Europe Mounting Stars awards are jointly presented with our exceptional guide sponsor, Capgemini and our companion, Mercuri Urval.

Every winner gained a trophy built by Pininfarina.

A Growing Star is an government with a pan-European profile working in the automotive, or other industries helping to travel the foreseeable future of mobility, who has driven change, fostered innovation and created brave choices.

To qualify, candidates need to have a minimal of 10 decades of operate experience, have numerous language capabilities and be 45 several years or more youthful. Nominations are approved from automakers, suppliers, automotive services and mobility suppliers and retail/aftersales firms.