Wolfgang Thomale takes over as head of Continental’s Two-Wheel Tyres business segment, while Thomas Falke is set to head Commercial Specialty Tyres business segment. With the change in management, the Specialty Tyres business unit continues on its growth path.
Vaculug Take on Searle as Contract and Pricing Manager
Vaculug have announced the appointment of Paul Searle as the company’s new Contract and Pricing Manager. Searle joins the company from Bandvulc with whom he worked for 17 years.
Antonio Crespo Unveiled as New Commercial Director of Michelin Spain and Portugal
Since last November, Antonio Crespo has taken on the role of Head of Sales for Michelin, replacing Rebecca Nieto, with a plan to maintain the customer’s strategy of keeping customers at the centre of operations.
Nokian Tyres PLC: Päivi Leskinen Appointed Senior Vice President, Human Resources, and Member of the Management Team
Päivi Leskinen has been appointed Nokian Tyres’ Senior Vice President, Human Resources and member of Nokian Tyres’ Management Team. She will report to Jukka Moisio, President & CEO. Leskinen will start in the position in May 2021 at the latest.
Frauke Wieckberg Takes Over the Management of Vergölst
Starting in 2021, there will be a change in the management at Vergölst GmbH, with Frauke Wieckberg taking over the management reins
Nikolai Setzer To Become Continental CEO
Supervisory Board appoints Nikolai Setzer, as Continental’s new Executive Board chairman effective December 1, 2020. Setzer succeeds Dr. Elmar Degenhart, who, as already announced, is stepping down from his position prematurely for health reasons. Setzer will continue in his position as spokesman of the Automotive Board.
PCL Appoints New Area Sales Manager
Steve Nolan to explore new avenues for PCL and its partners in the South of England.
Wheely-Safe Expands Teams with its First Engineering Director
Caelan Kilduff has been appointed to the new position of Engineering Director at Wheely-Safe, reporting directly to Group Managing Director, Gary Broadfield.
Michelin Appoints Lee Hulme to Drive Dealer Network Programmes in the UK & Ireland
Lee Hulme has been appointed Michelin’s UK Distribution Channel and Programme Manager, in a significant new role overseeing the manufacturer’s four accredited dealer networks for the motorcycle, car, agricultural and commercial vehicle sectors.
CONICA: John Bramwell to Retire
After almost 20 years with CONICA John Bramwell, Operations Director, will be retiring at the end of October this year.