Yokohama Off-Highway Tires America, Inc. Appoints a New President
Yokohama Off-Highway Tires America, Inc. (YOHTA) has announced a change in leadership today. Dhaval Nanavati, President of YOHTA, has made the decision to leave the company after 11 years with Yokohama/Alliance Tire Group. David Geraghty, who is currently Global Head of OE and Assembly Business, has been appointed to serve as President of YOHTA effective July 25, 2022.
“Throughout his time with the Company, Dhaval aggressively grew sales and built strong
relationships with customers and employees. I would like to thank him for his leadership,
dedication and contributions over the years and wish him the best success in his future
endeavors,” said Nitin Mantri, Chairman of YOHTA.
Mr. Mantri continued, “Given David’s multifaceted background, entrepreneurial spirit and
unwavering commitment to serve customers, he is uniquely positioned to assume this role."
Mr. Geraghty joined the company in August 2021, and has been instrumental in deepening the company's relationships with OEMs and starting its assembly business from the ground up. Before joining Yokohama group, he led the $3 billion OE business for Cummins Inc. and served as Managing Director of the company's North American Distribution business, which generated over $4.3 billion in sales. Geraghty will continue to be a member of YOHT executive committee.