The award recognizes Executive Chair Euisun Chung’s fundamental role in leading the Hyundai Motor Group globally and in the innovative management of the group’s brands.
Mr. Euisun Chungits Executive Chair Hyundai Motor Group was declared the winner of the category “Industry Leader» at the awards 2023 All-Stars of Automotive News.
For 40 years, Automotive News All-Stars has honored automotive industry figures who have made outstanding contributions to advancing and shaping change in the industry, with Mr. Chung being voted this year’s winner of the “Industry Leader” title.
An All-Stars leader must have demonstrated operational excellence and to have succeeded significant impact on branch of. The ‘Industry Leader’ award is intended for high profile individuals who have demonstrated outstanding organizational leadership.
“I’d like to thank the Automotive News team for this special award – it’s an honor to be named a 2023 Industry Leader All-Stars”, said Executive Chair Euisun Chung. “This award recognizes the entire Hyundai Motor Group family and our partners around the world who have worked so hard and dedicated themselves to ensure that we achieve our vision of smart, sustainable mobility and human progress.”.
The price «Industry Leader» marks Chung’s fundamental role in advancing technology and sustainability as part of the group’s vision for future mobility.
Chung puts electric vehicles (EVs) and hydrogen on the map third largest car group worldwide.
Automotive News also identified the group’s goals in its next steps to achieve its goal as smart, sustainable mobility provideremphasizing that with “advanced robotics, artificial intelligence (AI) and Advanced Air Mobility (AAM), its ideas are bold, futuristic and inclusive, creating mobility that encompasses movement in all forms.”
Chung joins a list of All-Stars Industry Leader winners that includes: Bill Ford, Executive Chair of Ford (2020), the Mary Barra, Chair and CEO of General Motors (2018) and Sergio Marchionne, CEO of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (2014).
As the group continues its transition to a smart and sustainable future of mobility, with a focus on benefiting society worldwide, Executive Chair Chung has overseen these first steps, resulting in significant change for the Hyundai Motor Group on its transformational journey.
His vision in this area is reflected in many other industry accolades, with Executive Chair Mr. Chung being awarded by Motor Trend as “Person of the Year” in 2023 and “Visionary of the Year” at Newsweek’s 2022 World’s Greatest Auto Disruptors Awards. He was also awarded the top prize «IssigonisTrophy» from Autocar in the UK in 2021.