Goodyear announced leadership changes following the company's recent plans to acquire Cooper Tire.
New Managing Director at Hankook’s European Plant in Hungary
Hankook Tire has appointed Hyung Yun Kim as the new Managing Director of its European factory in Hungary. Mr. Kim succeeds Seong Hak Hwang, who had been managing the production site in Rácalmás since 2017 and will take up a new role within the company.
Nikolai Setzer To Become Continental CEO
The Supervisory Board of Continental AG appointed Nikolai Setzer, as new Executive Board chairman until March 2024, effective December 1, 2020. He succeeds Dr. Elmar Degenhart, who is stepping down from his position for health reasons, with the consent of the Supervisory Board, effective November 30, 2020.
Apollo Tyres Appoints Hizmy Hassen as Chief Digital Officer
Apollo Tyres has appointed Hizmy Hassen to the newly created position of Chief Digital Officer.
Nokian Tyres Make Change to Management Team
Tytti Bergman, who has been Nokian Tyres Senior Vice President, People and Culture, and member of the Management Team, has decided to leave the company to pursue other career opportunities.
Dr Wally Chen Returns to Maxxis as Chairman
Dr Wally Chen's chairmanship is assumed effective immediately following a vote by the Maxxis' board of directors at a recent meeting.
Silke Bernhardt to Lead Communications and Public Affairs at Continental’s Tyre Division
Silke Bernhardt as of April 1st has taken up the newly created position of Head of Communications & Public Affairs of the Tyres business area at Continental in Hanover.
Against All Odds with Aunty Mok
Mok Yoke Lin, the 76- year-old founder of Aik Hin Motor Tayar, dedicated almost her whole life to the heavily male-dominated tyre industry.
Hera Kitwan Siu Elected to Goodyear Board
Hera Kitwan Siu, chief executive officer, Greater China, for Cisco Systems, Inc., has been elected to the board of directors of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company.
Goodyear Appoints New Market Leader in Malaysia
Goodyear Malaysia recently announced Alex Ng as the new Managing Director