Cooper Tire has appointed Dominic Clifford as its Global Avon Motorcycle Manager, with responsibility for worldwide sales of Avon motorcycle tyres.
Clifford will be based in Melksham, Wiltshire, where he will report to Jaap van Wessum, General Manager EMEA, Cooper Tire Europe.
Clifford joins Cooper after eight years with Goodyear Dunlop where he was responsible for motorcycle and motorsports tyre sales for the UK and Ireland. Earlier in his career, Clifford was employed for nine years by Triumph Motorcycles with responsibility for the global motorcycle accessory business unit. He began his career at Massey Ferguson Tractors as a Commercial Apprentice and worked extensively in Europe, Africa and the Far East.
Clifford is an avid motorcyclist who in recent years participated in the Tuareg Rally, a seven day race in Africa and the seven-day Hellas Rally in Greece. He is a regular competitor in two of the largest events in UK motorcycle racing—the Weston Beach race and Welsh two-day Enduro.
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