NGT Leadership


Mike Martens
Goodyear Asia Pacific Vice President for OTR

Message from Mike Martens

Goodyear is committed to the long term success and growth of its OTR business. This growth is based upon Goodyear's unique Innovation Creation Process which couples market needs with state-of-the-art leading technology.

Goodyear's aim is to serve market demand for quality large radial haulage OTR tires by focusing on targeted profitable market share segments in line with our corporate goals. This focus will enable sustainable growth in these expanding industry segments. Goodyear is proud of our achievements at NGT and will continue to build on the strong momentum of the business going forward as one Goodyear's the most technologically advanced OTR factories in the world.

Goodyear also believes strongly in the creation of a safe and productive working environment for our associates. At Goodyear we strive for "No One Gets Hurts" and safety is everyone's responsibility. Additionally Goodyear provides a solid platform for career and personal growth, a must for today's career minded work force.

Goodyear is socially responsible and makes every attempt to be a model citizen in the communities where we work. This has been evidenced by various awards and recognition globally.

At Goodyear, we see a bright future in an exciting industry.


Ricardo Pinto
Representative Director
Plant Manager

Message from Ricardo Pinto

Nippon Giant Tire (NGT) has been in business for over four decades having been producing and supplying premium quality OTR (Off-The-Road) tires all over the world. Combining Goodyear’s latest tire technologies and Japan’s manufacturing craftsmanship, our products have been delivering excellent performance in the market and acquiring strong trust and satisfaction from our valued customers.

We continue to challenge achieving our goals; to proactively follow customer voices and market trends, to deliver higher quality products on schedule, and to sustain customer satisfaction and trust.