Alliance Tire Americas Inc. announced that its group CEO, Yogesh Mahansaria, has received an “Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award for 2014” in the manufacturing category.
Mahansaria is CEO of Alliance Tire Group (ATG).
Awarded for the 16th time in India this year, the distinction is considered the world’s most prestigious business award, according to ATG. The prize encourages entrepreneurial activity and recognizes the contribution of people who inspire others with their visions and achievements. It distinguishes leading business personalities in more than 145 cities in 60 countries, covering about 94% of global economy.
Also in 2014, Mahansaria received a “Leader of Tomorrow” award from India Today and a NextGen Entrepreneur of the Year from Forbes India.
Mahansaria says ATG wants to be “one of the top global market leaders in the segments of agriculture, forestry and construction tires and also build a strong presence in niche earth-moving segments.
“To continue on our successful path towards these objectives, we must deliver superior quality to the end users of our products through lowest cost of ownership. Our focus on innovation, technology and cost efficient production is as important as the clear communication with the end user.”
ATG (Alliance Tire Group) employs more than 3,000 people worldwide. It manufactures industrial, agricultural and forestry tires at its plants in Israel and India. The company has R&D facilities in Israel, India, and in the United States. The company’s Alliance, Galaxy and Primex tires are available in more than 120 countries.
For more information, visit www.atgtire.com.