Mr. Satoru Ushida
Managing Director

Satoru Ushida is heading Falken Tyre India Private Limited (FTI) as Managing Director, being responsible for Sales & Marketing, HR, Finance, Logistics, Operations and other functions of the company.

He joined The Ohtsu Tire & Rubber Co. Ltd., Japan, in April 1987, and started his career with the company as a member of Overseas Tyre Sales Dept. (Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd. merged Ohtsu Tire in 2004.)

During all of his career until now, he has been managing overseas markets other than Japan, looking after European market from Germany in 1997-2000 and 2009-2011.

In 2016- March 2019, he was heading Sumitomo Rubber Asia (Tyre) Pte Ltd. in Singapore, as Managing Director (a 100% subsidiary of Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd.), looking after Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, Philippines, Cambodia, Myanmar and Hong Kong.



Mr. Hiroki Ando
Director- Administration

Hiroki Ando has joined Falken Tyre India Private Limited (FTI) as Director- Administration, being responsible for Human Resource and General Affairs, Finance and Logistics functions of the company.

He had joined Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Ltd. in Japan and been working at Overseas Tyre Sales department from 2008 to 2019.

He is experienced in export business, supply chain management and budget planning.

In July 2019, he was assigned to FTI. This is a new field and challenge for him, but he will surely manage it by his leadership and will contribute to the development of company.



Mr. Frankie Lim
Director- Sales

Frankie Lim joined Falken Tyre India Private Limited (FTI) as Director- Sales, being responsible for Sales, Marketing, Operations & Supply Chain and Technical Service functions of the company.

He has joined Falken Tyre India Private Limited (FTI) as Deputy Director- Sales, in Aug 2015, and has been with Falken Tyre India Private Limited (FTI) till present.

During his years of working career, he has Sales & Marketing experiences in Singapore and International markets for more than 20 years.

Before joining Falken Tyre India Private Limited (FTI), he was part of Stamford Tyres' Export Division before being assigned to head the various departments in Falken Tyre India Private Limited (FTI).