Bentley Motors CEO Wolfgang Duerheimer, who has led the British luxury brand to record sales and embarked on its biggest investment program ever, will speak at the Automotive News World Congress on Jan. 10.
Duerheimer also has expanded the brand's retail network around the world and led the introduction of several new models, including the Bentley Bentayga, which went on sale this year as the world's first ultraluxury SUV.
Before joining Bentley, Duerheimer spent 10 years as head of product development at Porsche. He started his career at BMW, where he held key product development positions during a 14-year tenure.
In addition to his CEO role at Bentley, part of Volkswagen Group, Duerheimer also is president of Bugatti and head of group motorsport.