Dayco, the global engine and drive systems manufacturer, has announced the appointment of Ruggero Semola as aftermarket director EMEA, with the brand hoping to provide greater value to customers.
In this role, Semola will be responsible for leading all functions of the EMEA aftermarket region.
These duties include strategic planning to oversee new product introductions, as well as sales performance, to ensure Dayco achieves its growth targets, while providing greater value for the customers.
“I am delighted with my new role at Dayco and I look forward to creating additional value to the existing, talented Dayco team, while supporting our EMEA aftermarket business growth” said Ruggero Semola, director of EMEA aftermarket.
Experience in IAM distribution
Ruggero brings more than 30 years of experience in the automotive aftermarket having worked at Bosch, Continental, Valeo and recently in Groupauto, a multinational company specialising in the distribution of IAM spare parts.
Bruno Vallillo, president of global aftermarket at Dayco, said: “I am pleased to have Ruggero join the EMEA aftermarket team.
“His diverse background and experience will play a key role in our aftermarket growth strategy.”
Ruggero earned a bachelor’s degree in business sciences specialising in marketing at Bocconi University of Milan.
Dayco is a global presence in the research, design, manufacturing and distribution of essential engine products, drive systems and services for automobiles, trucks, construction, agriculture and industry.
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