Supporting partner
  • Open Entry

    23 October - 13 November
  • Contestant

    15 November - 04 December
  • Semi-final

    05 December - 12 January
  • Final

    15 January - 29 January

Abhijeet Kumar Mentor

  • Creative Designer, Chevrolet Passenger Car and Crossover Exteriors
  • GM
  • USA
Abhijeet Kumar Abhijeet Kumar graduated from North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology (NERIST) under North Eastern Hill University, in Nirjuli, the state of Arunachal Pradesh, India, and received a Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical Engineering in 2000. After that he graduated from Industrial Design Center (IDC), IIT Bombay, India, with a Masters in Product Design in 2004.

Abhijeet joined the General Motors India team in 2004 as a digital sculptor. In 2007, he was appointed to a creative designer position. During ISP assignments at GM Korea and GM Australia design studios, he had the privilege of working with a diverse team of professionals on the mini architecture-based 2015 Chevrolet Spark. Additionally, he was the Lead Exterior Designer for the Chevrolet ADRA show car that launched in 2014 at the New Delhi Auto Expo.

In November 2015, Abhijeet accepted a position at General Motors Design Center, GM Technical Center, in Warren, Michigan in the Chevrolet Passenger Cars and Small Crossover Exterior Studio as a creative designer.

Abhijeet enjoys playing cricket and tennis.

Judges

Todd Parker

  • GM Exterior Component and Accessories Studio
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Crystal Windham

  • GM
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Jim Fleming

  • GM
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Mentors

Chris Mikalauskas

  • GM
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Dave Heyne

  • GM
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Henri Kavaja

  • GM
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Robin Krieg

  • GM
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Brian Yu

  • GM
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Eun Kang

  • GM
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Junia Lapp

  • GM
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Olivier Poulet

  • GM
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Gayoung Shin

  • GM
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