Kumho Tyre UK Welcomes Tim Dougherty as New TBR National Sales Manager

Kumho Tyre UK is thrilled to announce the appointment of industry veteran Tim Dougherty as the new National Sales Manager for Truck and Bus Radial (TBR) tyres, effective immediately. With an impressive career spanning nearly three decades in the tyre industry, Dougherty brings a wealth of experience, exclusively within the truck tyre category, to his new role at Kumho.

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Kumho Tyre UK
Published on
February 13, 2024

Dougherty expressed his excitement about joining the Kumho team, stating, "Kumho offers an excellent lineup of products that is well-suited to the UK market, and I am excited to be bringing these tyres to more service providers and fleets." His appointment marks a significant step for Kumho Tyre UK as the company seeks to strengthen its position in the commercial tyre sector, highlighting its commitment to delivering high-quality, reliable products to the UK market.

Richard Lyons, Managing Director of Kumho Tyre UK, praised Dougherty's extensive experience and the value it brings to the company's efforts to expand its presence within the UK's commercial tyre market. "Kumho’s range of TBR tyres meets the needs of the UK’s truck and bus operators and our network of commercial tyre service providers," Lyons remarked. He further emphasized the company's confidence in its growing base of operators finding that Kumho's high-quality truck tyres deliver exceptional mileage and reliability in use.

Dougherty's role will focus on promoting Kumho's comprehensive TBR range, which includes tyres for steer (including extra load sizes), drive, and trailer positions, catering to multi-purpose, regional, long haul, and city transit applications. This range is designed to meet the diverse needs of the UK’s truck and bus operators, offering solutions that combine durability, efficiency, and performance.

The appointment of Tim Dougherty as TBR National Sales Manager is a clear indicator of Kumho Tyre UK's dedication to enhancing its service and product offerings in the commercial sector. With Dougherty at the helm of the TBR sales team, Kumho is set to further its mission of providing innovative tyre solutions that meet the ever-evolving demands of the UK market.

As Kumho Tyre UK continues to grow and adapt to the needs of its customers, the addition of Dougherty to the team underscores the company's commitment to excellence and its vision for a future where mobility is not just about movement but about progress and reliability. Kumho Tyre UK looks forward to the positive impact that Tim Dougherty will undoubtedly bring to the company and its valued clients across the country.

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