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17 sep 20

Meet the Fleet Europe Awards nominees

We meet again! At the Fleet Europe Summit 2020 on 17 and 18 November. And like before the Summit will be concluded with the celebration of the winners of the Fleet Europe Awards. Eleven fleet and mobility managers from across Europe and the world are in the running for this year’s coveted Awards. Meet the nominees and the Award categories.

Award Categories

Global Fleet Manager of the Year

This award goes to the person or team that manages a fleet on a global level (on at least two continents) and that has successfully developed and implemented a global strategy while taking into account regional differences.

European Fleet and Mobility Manager of the Year

The European Fleet and Mobility Manager of the Year is the person who has deployed a programme that combines the strengths of procurement efficiency and supplier management with the optimisation of safety and sustainability, and the attention for alternative mobility solutions.

European Fleet Procurement Manager of the Year

The European Fleet Procurement Manager of the Year Award rewards the person or team that has shown a substantial contribution to the company’s fleet strategy in terms of harmonisation, process efficiencies, partner and supplier selection and cost optimisation.

European Fleet Safety Manager of the Year

This award goes to the most outstanding project on local, regional or international level within or without Europe, in the field of vehicle fleet and driver safety with a focus on innovation and efficiency. 

European Green Fleet Manager of the Year

This award goes to the person or team that can show a clear improvement in the emission strategy of the vehicle fleet, with a focus on vehicle and powertrain selection, fuel efficiency optimisation and innovation in eco-friendliness.

European Smart Mobility Manager of the Year

This award goes to the person or team that has developed a strategy for the complete employee community, offering alternative and innovative mobility modes next to the company car.

Meet the nominees

Sakkos Kostas

  • Global Category Manager
  • Abbott
  • 14,678 vehicles worldwide (6,256 in Europe)
  • Categories: Global Fleet Manager of the Year; European Fleet Procurement Manager of the Year

Wojciech Regucki

  • EMEA Fleet Manager
  • Abbvie
  • 15,000 vehicles worldwide (4,800 in Europe)
  • Categories: European Fleet and Mobility Manager of the Year; European Fleet Procurement Manager of the Year

Peter Boros

  • EMEA Fleet Manager
  • Citibank
  • 2,771 vehicles worldwide (1,046 in Europe)
  • Categories: European Fleet and Mobility Manager of the Year; Smart Mobility Manager of the Year; European Fleet Procurement Manager of the Year; European Fleet Safety Manager of the Year; European Green Fleet Manager of the Year

Yulia Lapenkova

  • Global Sr Procurement Manager Vehicles, C&B
  • Danone
  • 15,977 vehicles worldwide (8,000 in Europe)
  • Categories: Global Fleet Manager of the Year; European Fleet Procurement Manager of the Year

Carlo Rietveld

  • Global Category Manager Mobility
  • Ericsson
  • 9,369 vehicles worldwide (4,622 in Europe)
  • Categories: European Fleet Procurement Manager of the Year

Jean-Philippe Caraes

  • Strategic Supply Manager – Vehicle Management
  • Hilti Corporation
  • 14,034 vehicles worldwide (8,000 in Europe)
  • Categories: Global Fleet Manager of the Year; European Green Fleet Manager of the Year

Zoltan Sziller

  • Procurement Manager
  • INGKA Procurement
  • 12,000 vehicles worldwide (9,000 in Europe)
  • Categories: European Green Fleet Manager of the Year 

Laszlo Kiss

  • Global Fleet Category Manager
  • Novartis
  • 25,775 vehicles worldwide (13,171 in Europe)
  • Categories: Global Fleet Manager of the Year

Hélène Billon

  • Director Facilities & Mobility Management
  • Orange
  • 23,000 vehicles all in Europe
  • Categories: European Smart Mobility Manager of the Year

Pim De Weerd

  • Global Mobility Manager
  • Philips
  • 12,000 vehicles worldwide (4,500 in Europe)
  • Categories: Global Fleet Manager of the Year; European Fleet and Mobility Manager of the Year; European Fleet Procurement Manager of the Year; European Smart Mobility Manager of the Year

Steffen Krautwasser

  • Head of Global Car Fleet
  • SAP
  • 26,800 vehicles worldwide (23,500 in Europe)
  • Categories: European Green Fleet Manager of the Year

Paola Felcaro and Paulina Denesi

  • EMEA Indirect Procurement Fleet Team
  • Schneider Electric
  • 15,800 vehicles worldwide (9,950 in Europe)
  • Categories: European Fleet Procurement Manager of the Year

Join the Fleet Europe Summit and Awards

The 2020 Fleet Europe Awards will be presented on 18 November 2020, the second day of the 2020 Fleet Europe Summit, which will be organised fully digital.

Join us at the Fleet Europe Summit on 17-18 November.

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Image: winners of the 2019 Fleet Europe Awards

Authored by: Steven Schoefs