REMA TIP TOP’s UK managing director, Cliff Jones has announced his retirement after 51 years service with the company.
Cliff began life at REMA TIP TOP UK in 1969 as a sales representative selling tyre repair materials to the bicycle and automotive trade.
Now an honorary life member of the NTDA (National Tyre Distributors Association), Cliff has witnessed a huge industry transformation ranging from the popularisation of the radial tyre through to the adoption of TPMS and connected tyre technology today.
A natural affinity to the business and automotive aftermarket, Cliff has always been a keen advocate of new product innovation, technological evolution and the ability to adapt to market forces.
REMA TIP TOP UK celebrated Cliff’s service with a “special gathering” of employees, where Cliff was presented with gifts from his colleagues.
Mark Insley, chief executive at REMA TIP TOP HOLDINGS UK Limited said: “During his time with REMA TIP TOP, Cliff has made countless good friends and associates within the trade and I know that these people together with all Cliff’s colleagues here at REMA TIP TOP would like to congratulate Cliff on his incredible contribution to he company and furthermore wish him well as he looks forward to a well earned retirement.”