Omni United Names Seppala Global R&D Chief

July 27, 2022

Omni United has named Olli Seppala the global head of its research and development department. Seppala will direct Omni’s product research, design, development and testing.

Seppala most recently served as global head of research and development for Nokian Tyres plc.

"Olli brings with him vast expertise in passenger, light truck and heavy-duty tires," say Omni United officials.

"This move comes as the company is heavily investing in research and new product development, with the goal of making premium products more accessible to its customers."

“Over the last seven years, we have been channeling our time, effort and resources to rapidly expand our product portfolio, with the aim of staying relevant to the needs of the market, as well as tapping into future opportunities, such as the upcoming EV segment," says Omni United CEO and President GS Sareen.

"We also aim to make innovative and premium products more accessible to our customers to better serve their needs. I am confident that with Olli’s proven track record in innovation and expertise in the passenger and light truck segment we will be able to take our product offering to the next level.”

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