Meet Managing Director Chris Radin and the corporate leadership team that help keep things moving at Goodyear & Dunlop Tyres.
Chris Radin was appointed to the role of Managing Director, Goodyear & Dunlop Tyres (Aust) Pty Ltd in 2018 overseeing Wholesale and Retail operations for Australia and New Zealand. Prior to joining Goodyear, Chris held the role of Managing Director for STIHL Australia. In this role, he was able to transition STIHL Australia from a dealer-led to a sales-led and retail centric organization. He developed the strategic sales and marketing plan which was successful in growing retails stores, revenues, market share and profitability significantly. He joined STIHL in 2010, and he was subsequently promoted to the Managing Director role in 2012. Chris brings with him rich Retail and Sales and Marketing experience from his previous career in STIHL, Coates Hire and Crown Equipment.
VICE PRESIDENT, CONSUMER AND WHOLESALE
Lou Mandanici currently oversees the consumer business unit and wholesale operations model, leading the multi-brand and product distribution strategies across Australia and New Zealand. The role covers a mix of company-owned, franchised, licenced retail networks and trade partner channels to market. Lou joined Goodyear & Dunlop Tyres in 1987 and has over 29 years of experience in the tyre industry working across various functions of finance, sales, franchising, supply chain, product and marketing. He holds a Masters of Business Administration from RMIT University and is also an active member and advocate of the Tyre Stewardship Australia.
DIRECTOR, RETAIL OPERATIONS
Scott Bennett joined Goodyear Dunlop in 2007. In this time, Scott has worked across the finance, supply chain, and retail functions. Prior to his current role as Beaurepaires Retail Operations Director, Scott worked as the Supply Chain Director. Before joining Goodyear Dunlop Scott held executive positions with Repco, the Distribution Group and Stratcorp Consulting. Scott holds a Masters of Business Administration (University of New South Wales) as well as marketing and human movement degrees. Scott aspires to ride the 1928 Tour De France course on a bike with original Dunlop tyres, following the footsteps of New Zealand veteran, Harry Watson.
HR DIRECTOR ANZ
Andrea oversees the People function for the Australia & New Zealand markets across all channels as the HR Director. This includes Business Partnering, Environment, Health and Safety, Talent Management, Recruitment, HR Operations and Compensation and Benefits. Andrea brings extensive human resources experience from multinational businesses across the retail, manufacturing, pharmaceutical and agribusiness sectors. She holds a Grad Diploma in HR/IR from RMIT University.