BMW's head of brand and product management, Hildegard Wortmann, will be among the speakers at the Automotive News Europe Congress in Barcelona on June 21.
During a career with BMW spanning nearly two decades Wortmann oversaw the highly successful relaunch of Mini in 2001 and has held various product management roles including responsibility for the automaker's X and Z models.
Wortmann was named one of Automotive News Europe's Leading Women in 2016.
She has a strong international background in global marketing, branding, communication and product strategy.
Wortmann started her career with Unilever where she held various positions in product and international brand management in several countries and before moving to the luxury goods business of Calvin Klein at Unilever.
From 2010 until May 2016 she was responsible for the worldwide product management for BMW. In her current position, she is driving BMW's push into premium mobility services.