People

It is here where you can discover the latest employment and appointment news in the  commercial tyre and fleet management industries.

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.

Leading automotive technology supplier and tire manufacturer, Continental has announced the appointment of two new leaders for the Truck Tyres business in the Americas region.  

The next generation of the Lorenz family has joined the reins of management at Reifen Lorenz, based in Lauf, with 30 year-old Maximilian Lorenz running the family business along with his father, Hermann, as of July this year.

Luca Gabaldo, owner of the Italian agricultural business of the same name, is BKT user and above all spokesperson for the everyday needs of the sector: from reducing fuel consumption to investment in technology. 

Hankook Tyre UK appoint David Block as National Accounts Manager. David brings with him a wealth of experience with over 20 years in the industry, which will assist in building and strengthening customer relations and expanding Hankook’s portfolio in the UK car tyre market. 

Hankook Tyre UK announces the appointment of Shane Kallaway as Regional Sales Manager for the South West, successor of Richard Ettey who has retired from the company. 

Michelin announces the appointment of Elena Iborra as Marketing Director of Michelin Spain and Portugal.  

Continental is reorganising the passenger and truck tyres replacement businesses in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa under the leadership of Philipp von Hirschheydt, former head of the passenger tyres replacement business in the EMEA region.

Peter Hatton has been appointed to the new position of Sales Manager at Wheely-Safe – as the technology business prepares to expand its range of intelligent TPMS, wheel loss and brake temperature sensing systems with a new generation of products.

 

PCL has welcomed Dean Battersby to the dedicated team at the company’s UK HQ in Sheffield. Dean takes over the reins as Operations Director from Mark McCaughey, who has retired after 30 years of service.

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