Welcome to episode one of the all-new, five-part Autocar Business Power List 100 Podcast, produced in partnership with automotive experience platform Keyloop.
The annual Power List 100 details all the achievements of the major movers and shakers in the automotive industry, ranking the top 100 most influential people based on the following criteria: global reach and influence, spending power, share of voice, technological influence, future growth potential and market capitalisation.
Each episode of the podcast will welcome an industry expert to explore and discuss some of the biggest names, companies and topics outlined in the Power List – offering exclusive insight into the people truly reshaping the automotive landscape.
In episode one, Mark Tisshaw, editor of Autocar, and Steve Cropley, editor-in-chief of Autocar, sit down Tom Kilroy, CEO of Keyloop, to discuss the top 10 CEOs and OEM leaders ranked in the Power List, including how number one, Luca de Meo, dragged an ailing Renault Group back to financial competitiveness.
We also talk about Elon Musk and Tesla’s astounding price drops, Adrian Mardel and the electric future of JLR, and Toyota’s Kijo Sato and his new premiership of the world’s largest car maker. To hear all this and more, listen to episode one below.
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