NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Nokian Tyres P.L.C. continues to add to its leadership team, hiring Betsy Phillips as associate general counsel and Robert Kelley as IT director for its Americas region.
Both are based in Nokian's North American headquarters in Nashville.
Ms. Phillips most recently worked at Nissan North America Inc., where she counseled the company on a variety of topics, including strategic transactions, advertising, dealer network development and regulatory matters.
In her new role, she will be responsible for managing Nokian's North American legal affairs in partnership with the company's headquarters in Nokia, Finland.
Ms. Phillips is a graduate of Vanderbilt University and the University of Tennessee College of Law.
Mr. Kelley has nearly 20 years of experience managing IT initiatives for global companies. Most recently, he was senior manager of IT applications and security at Wacker Chemical Corp. in Charleston, Tenn.
Mr. Kelley specializes in meeting regional and global IT requirements, supporting internal business process requirements and implementing project management solutions.