Sumitomo Rubber North America promotes Eduardo Chariarse to field engineer manager

Rancho Cucamonga, CA – Sumitomo Rubber North America, a subsidiary of Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Ltd., announced the promotion of Eduardo Chariarse to Field Engineer Manager.

Chariarse has extensive experience in his field, working as a Commercial Truck Field Engineer in the tire industry for the past 21 years. Joining SRNA in 2021 as a Field Engineer, he has been responsible for the coordination, implementation, and reporting of tire evaluations, troubleshooting, and providing technical support to fleets, dealers, and the sales team.

“I have many years of experience building relationships with a variety of dealers and fleets across the country and will be able to leverage those relationships to help further grow our tire testing program,” said Chariarse.

“Eduardo’s technical skills and vast experience in the industry will be essential for helping SRNA accomplish its objectives,” said Darren Thomas, SRNA’s Chief Executive Officer and President. “I am confident in his abilities to take the Commercial Truck segment to new heights.”

“I have worked extensively with sales staff and will focus on continuing to improve technical support for the sales team,” said Chariarse. “I am looking forward to growing the department, building a more robust tire testing program, and working with my team to provide technical support to our sales team, dealers, and fleets.”

“We are eager for Eduardo to help carve out a path to success in the Commercial Truck segment as Field Engineer Manager,” said Rick Brennan, Falken’s Vice President of Strategic Planning. “He has proven himself as highly knowledgeable in the field and I believe he will continue to exceed expectations.”