Monthly Briefing – February 2015

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AW Monthly February 2015

Welcome to the latest issue of AW Monthly

The February edition of AW Monthly includes the usual mix of analysis and comment, as well as exclusive interviews with:

  • Andrea Bologna, Chief Executive, Alcantara
  • Scott McGregor, President and Chief Executive, Broadcom
  • Klaus Jungwirth, Director Customer Team, Seat Systems, Brose
  • Paul Schockmel, Chief Executive, CLEPA
  • Gerard DeVito, VP Technology, Eaton
  • Dinesh Paliwal, Chairman, President and Chief Executive, Harman
  • Oliver Becker, Exec. Dir. Process Innovation, Adv Product Dev’t & Sales, Johnson Controls Automotive Interiors
  • Dean Miles, SVP, Symphony Teleca Automotive Division
  • Jim Arthurs, Executive VP of Heavy-Duty Systems, Westport
  • Bernd Enser, VP Global Automotive, Sanmina and Chairman, ZVEI Technical Committee
  • Ralph Acs, SVP, Business Region Americas, Volvo Buses

Also in this issue:

  • Event coverage:
    • International CES 2015
    • 2015 Detroit Auto Show (NAIAS)
  • 2015 NTSB Most Wanted List makes truck safety a top priority
  • NACFE on the road towards doubling freight efficiency
  • New voice, same tune as Lundstedt takes over ACEA CV Board
  • “We want to be a mega supplier” – Harman
  • SsangYong’s turnaround “by no means complete” – Mahindra
  • COMMENT: German OEMs and unions in TTIP stand-off
  • Why EV range anxiety could be a thing of the past by 2016
  • Highly accurate data required for ADAS and autonomous cars

We hope you enjoy this issue of AW Monthly, and as always, we welcome your thoughts and suggestions; email us at

Martin Kahl
Editor, Automotive World