Brussels, Belgium, 1 June 2012 - Goodyear Dunlop Tires Europe announces the appointment of Michel Rzonzef as Vice President Consumer Product Business Unit Europe, Middle East and Africa effective June 1, 2012.

“In his new role, Michel will be accountable for driving our consumer business strategy forward.” said Arthur de Bok, President Goodyear Dunlop EMEA.

Michel has a strong track record with Goodyear Dunlop Tires Europe. He started his career at the Goodyear Innovation Center in Luxembourg, held key sales and marketing roles and led our Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa region until last year, when he was appointed to head up the EMEA Commercial Product Business Unit.
Michel’s successor to lead the Commercial Product Business Unit EMEA will be announced at a later date.

We would like to thank Mark Brickhill, who is leaving the company to return to the UK, for his contributions over the last years and wish him well.