Nokia, Finland – Nokian Tyres plc has appointed Vianor Anna Hyvönen as the SVP North America, Nordics and Vianor, the tire maker announced 1 Oct.
Effective immediately, the North America responsibility has been added to Hyvönen’s duties as SVP for Nokian's Nordics region and the Vianor retail tire and auto service business, Nokian said in a statement.
Former SVP Americas Mark Earl, who joined Nokian in 2018, has decided to leave the company to pursue other career opportunities, the Finnish tire maker added.
Tommi Heinonen, head of sales, North America, will report to Anna Hyvönen.
“I want to thank Mark for his contributions to the company over the past years. We wish him all the best in his future endeavors,” said Jukka Moisio, president and CEO of Nokian Tyres.