Hankook UK has appointed Paul Emery as sales director, effective from February 1, 2020.
He is responsible for all sales operations for passenger cars, trucks, light trucks and car fleet sales teams in the UK.
Emery has over 30 years experience in the tyre industry and was perviously Hankook UK sales manager for the truck and bus tyre segment.
Emery commented: “It is well known throughout the industry that Hankook manufacture superb quality products, and it has been a privilege to have been a part of the UK team since 2019. In my opinion, the success of Hankook is not only due to the result of the strength of the brand and product, but also because of the team we have.
“I am very lucky to be working with a really experienced and committed team at Hankook who all happily take ownership in making sure our service levels to our customers meets their high expectations, and I am really looking forward to maximise our full potential in the coming years.”
Chang Yool Han, MD at Hankook Tyre UK said he is delighted about the appointment. “We have ambitious plans for sales and customer service in the UK and Paul is the ideal person to be leading this from a sales perspective. Paul’s extensive industry experience, professionalism and highly motivated work ethic shall without doubt witness him become a major asset to the team.”