He will handle the complete quality and business excellence portfolio in the company. Neeraj Kanwar, Vice Chairman and Managing Director, Apollo Tyres Ltd says as the organisation grows its business across geographies, scope of Quality has grown manifold.
Pedro Matos is experienced in benchmarking, developing and implementing best management systems and processes, and well suited to take on the responsibility at Apollo Tyres. Prior to joining Apollo, Pedro was with Continental AG, Germany as Vice President, Manufacturing CST (Commercial Specialty Tires). Earlier at Continental, he was Senior Vice President for Quality Management responsible for strategic planning of quality and for developing processes for total customer satisfaction. In this position he was involved in expansion and investment projects too.
Pedro Matos will report to Neeraj Kanwar. He has seen Apollo Tyres as a company doing things differently. Carrying forward the same approach, he and teh team are focused on challenging and improving existing processes and systems to deliver best business results.