News from tyre manufacturers and distributors - A new MD for Goodyear

A new MD for Goodyear

Business Published the 07/04/2010

Richard Kramer has just been appointed Chief Executive Officer and President of the American manufacturer. Currently group Chief Operating Officer, he will succeed Robert Keegan on 13th April next, who will remain as Executive Chairman of the Board.

The new Goodyear boss is 46 years of age. After a career with Eastman Kodak, then a partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers, Richard Kramer joined Goodyear in 2000 as vice-president of corporate finance.