SANTA ANA, Calif.—Yokohama Tire Corp. named Rick Alonzo as the company's senior director of supply chain and logistics. Alonzo will report to Jeff Barna, chief operating officer at Yokohama.
"Rick brings more than 20 years' experience in supply chain management, logistics and procurement and is well-versed in leading large multi-site distribution centers," Barna said.
Alonzo joins Yokohama from Roche Diagnostics, where he was a director of global supply chain management. Prior to that, Alonzo worked for the Renault-Nissan Alliance Group as a regional manager responsible for supply chain procurement across the Americas. He also let Nissan's North America JIT automotive manufacturing and aftermarket parts transportation and distribution networks. Alonzo also held positions at Life Technologies, AmeriCold Logistics and Avery Dennison.