Continental announces new leadership


Jose De la Fuente and Dustine Gascoyne appointed to top positions

Leading German tyre and automotive technology company Continental has announced significant leadership changes within its Middle East operations.

Continental welcomed back José De la Fuente as the Managing Director for the Middle East. De la Fuente brings a wealth of experience and expertise, having successfully led Continental’s operations in Mexico for the past five years.

“The Middle East is a strategically important market for Continental, and I look forward to collaborating with our talented team to deliver pioneering solutions that meet the evolving needs of our dealers, customers, and strategic partners,” remarked De la Fuente on his appointment.

Dustine Gascoyne

Continental also announced the appointment of Dustine Gascoyne as Sales Director for Continental Middle East. Gascoyne assumes this role with a remarkable track record of accomplishments, having previously held the role of Managing Director Continental Tyre Saudi Arabia.

“I am eager to work closely with our dedicated team to bring our customers and partners the highest quality products and services, fostering long-lasting relationships and driving the brand forward,” commented Gascoyne.

These leadership changes come at a pivotal time for Continental as the company continues to focus on innovation, sustainability, and customer satisfaction across its diverse range of products and solutions.

Karel Kucera

Karel Kucera, the former Managing Director for the Middle East takes on the new role of leading Continental’s operations in Thailand.

Juan Uruburu Alonso, the outgoing Head of Sales for Continental Middle East, will be stepping into the role of leading Continental Tyre Saudi Arabia, where he will continue to bring his expertise and energy to advance the company’s presence in the Saudi market.


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