Vijay Nambiar to head operations at company’s Middle East and Africa regional office
MAGNA Tyres Group have announced the appointment of Vijay Nambiar as general manager of their new Middle East and Africa operation. Mr Nambiar, a trained techno-commercial expert in total tyre management, has more than 30 years’ experience in the tyre industry having worked for renowned manufacturers, including Michelin and Bridgestone.
As general manager of Magna Tyres’ new Middle East and Africa office, Mr Nambiar will be responsible for delivering sales support to all dealers and end-users of Magna tyres in the region, while also focusing on expanding the business. He will be tasked with strengthening Magna Tyres’ strategic relationships with customers in this high-potential market.
Mr Nambiar commented: ‘I am very excited to start this new Magna Tyres office which will provide great benefits to all customers in the region with complete local support in building the Magna Tyres brand on a par with any other known premium brands.’
Michael de Ruijter, chief executive officer of Magna Tyres Group, added: ‘We are very proud that Vijay has seized the opportunity to start with this new office and there is no doubt that he will play an important role in promoting Magna Tyres across the region and further expand the company.’