Alliance Tire Americas Director Nitin Mantri, announced that the company is combining the sales, operational and leadership responsibilities for both the North American market and the South American region effective immediately. ATA will now service customers from Canada to Chile and will be led by Dhaval Nanavati as President.
Nanavati received his MBA from MIT’s Sloan School of Business and has worked in various roles for Alliance Tire since 2011, most recently as VP of Aftermarket Sales at ATA and as President of the South American sales organization.
“As we move into 2018, customer dynamics are changing, and the competition is getting fierce. We’re confident in Dhaval’s experience and leadership to continue and to build on ATA’s multi-year history of delivering double-digit growth,” said Mantri. “Dhaval is well known to customers in both North and South America and is uniquely qualified to lead the ATA organization to its next level of success.”
James Clark, President of ATA since 2014, has elected to leave the company to pursue other opportunities.