Throughout his career, Naylor has held various managerial positions at top tyre brands such as Michelin, Kumho Tyre, and Apollo. He has even served as managing director of Group Tyre UK. With his extensive background and expertise, Naylor is well-equipped to take on this new challenge and help drive the success of Yokohama (UK).
Yokohama UK is excited to announce Karl’s appointment as the company’s new commercial director. With Naylor at the helm, Yokohama is confident that it will be able to continue its impressive track record of sales growth and market share expansion. The company’s tyre line-up, including the popular Advan and Geolandar ranges, already has a strong presence in the premium segments of the market. With Naylor’s expertise and leadership, Yokohama is poised to solidify its position as a leading player in the tyre industry.
“I look forward to joining Yokohama UK to help build on its existing relationships and establishing new partnerships in the industry. Yokohama has gained significant brand awareness in the premium tyre sector and I’m excited to be using the skills I have gained throughout my time in the industry to elevate this even further across the UK.”
Karl Naylor, Commercioal Director – Yokohama (UK).
“Karl has extensive experience and an abundance of industry knowledge which I’m sure will prove invaluable as we continue to strengthen the senior management and commercial teams at Yokohama UK.”
Peter Fairlie, chief executive officer of Yokohama (UK).