EfTD names Riccardo Costa as purchasing director, Truck & Motorcycle
European FinTyre Distribution (EfTD) has appointed Riccardo Costa as purchasing director Business Truck & Motorcycle. In this role he will report directly to Alessandro Bruchi, Chief Procurement Officer of EfTD.
Costa will be responsible for handling the Group’s commercial relations with strategic suppliers. In addition, he will facilitate the coordination with category managers of the Truck and Motorcycle business, with the aim of boosting its development and growth in the medium term.
Riccardo Costa brings with him many years of experience at Pirelli, Goodyear Dunlop and, most recently, as General Manager of Al Dobowi’s European tyre division.
“Riccardo will play an important role in the development of the group at European level”, EfTD CEO Mauro Pessi commented, adding: “His experience and skills will be useful for the adoption of a centralized procurement model in the Truck & Motorcycle business, which will further increase our efficiency and inspire the trust of our main stakeholders. I am sure that Riccardo will optimize and drive this business with a coherent and transversal approach, enabling its growth”.