Meet October’s “Member of the Month:” Katya Zavialova (Country Manager – South East Asia, Bentley Motors Ltd, Singapore)

Meet October’s “Member of the Month:” Katya Zavialova (Country Manager – South East Asia, Bentley Motors Ltd, Singapore)

by Women Automotive Network Team October 22, 2021

Why did you join the Women Automotive Network?

To network with the automotive community, and pick up on any best practice/hot topics in the industry from other brands.

What is the number one automotive trend you are keeping up with currently?

I’m keen to understand how the automotive industry can transition to a sustainable future (especially when it comes to electrification and clean energy).

What are your predictions for the automotive industry in 2022?

Rapid developments and announcements towards a greener future, and further exciting steps in the digitalisation of consumer services.

Who is your inspirational woman?

Sarah Simpson (the CEO at Porsche Cars, GB)

What is your proudest career moment?

Starting a family in Singapore without family support from the UK, and COVID-19 travel bans

What was your first car?

A Red VW Polo, as I couldn’t get insurance on a Golf GTI for my first car!

In one word, what is the opportunity for women in automotive currently?

Trailblazers!

Don’t forget to connect with Katya Zavialova on LinkedIn here.