Übersee, Germany – Kenda has appointed Michael Eckert as senior sales manager as senior engineer at it Kenda European Technical Center (KETC), the company announced 1 Sept.
Eckert joins Kenda with over 25 years’ experience with major tire companies in roles including OE account manager, race team manager, product marketing manager and sales director.
From his home base near Munich. Germany, he will cover German-speaking countries, supporting the Kenda marketing in the regions.
Kenda also announced the appointment of Engin Ünal, who joins the KETC team in Winsen, Luhe, as senior engineer, with a focus on FEA -based simulation.
Ünal brings expertise in computer-aided simulation from roles at ZF, Korean Aerospace Industries, Ferchau Engineering and more recently, at Altran consultancy.
As part of our plan for continued growth in the European market, this extension of our team further reinforces our commitment to the region.” said Jimmy Yang, chairman of Kenda Global and MD of Kenda Europe.