DAVENTRY, England—Hankook Tyre U.K. has appointed former sales director Brett Emerson as managing director.
Emerson has 30 years of experience working in the United Kingdom tire industry and has served as Hankook's U.K. sales director for nearly five years.
Since joining the company, Emerson has implemented "ambitious growth plans," Hankook said, adding the plans will be continued to achieve further growth in the market.
The tire maker did not elaborate on the details of the growth plan.
Emerson will take over from Jong Jin Park who has relocated to the company's American headquarters to assume a new role.