Findlay, Ohio — Cooper Tire and Rubber Co. has named Julian Baldwin vice president of its European operations and managing director for Cooper Europe.
Baldwin will oversee the firm’s sales, marketing, manufacturing, supply chain and finance activities in Europe.
â€œWe have a strong UK manufacturing base, a strong network of affiliates and distributors across the continent and two very strong brands in a competitive marketplace,” Baldwin said.
“The net result is genuine excitement on my part to push the company forward.”
He replaces retiring vice president Ron Shield.