GRI appoints Giorgio Gramegna as Director for Europe and Simon Michael as Director for MEA & South America.
Two new Appointments at GRI
GRI has announced the appointment of Giorgio Gramegna as Director for Europe and Simon Michael as Director for MEA & South America. GRI is continuing to expand its presence worldwide and these appointments signal the company’s commitment to being close to and serving customers in those regions.
Giorgio Gramegna, who has over 20 years of experience in the tyre industry, will lead GRI’s efforts to grow its business in Europe. He has held various positions in the industry, including OEM Key Account Europe and Global Account Leader. He has achieved remarkable business growth for his previous company in the last three years. Giorgio has held senior positions in companies such as Yokohama and Trelleborg. Gramegna’s experience and expertise will be invaluable to GRI as the company seeks to expand its footprint in Europe.
“I am excited to join GRI and help the company achieve its ambitious goals in Europe,” said Giorgio Gramegna. “I look forward to working with the team to develop innovative solutions that meet the needs of our customers and drive growth for GRI.”
Simon Michael, who has an extensive career in the tyre industry spanning over 25 years, will lead GRI’s efforts to grow its business in the Middle East, Africa and South America regions. Michael has held senior positions in companies such as Cooper Tire, Pirelli, and Zafco, and has a proven track record of success in the industry.
“I am thrilled to be part of GRI’s expansion drive and to work with the team to explore new markets and opportunities,” said Simon Michael. “GRI’s commitment to sustainability and innovative approach to business is something I am excited to be a part of.”
Prabhash Subasinghe, Managing Director of GRI, expressed his excitement about the new appointments, stating; “As GRI continues to expand, we are committed to attracting key individuals with valuable knowledge, experience and shared values to drive our growth strategy. Gramegna and Michael’s expertise will help us strengthen our presence in Europe, Middle East, Africa and South America , and provide our customers with the highest quality products and services.”