Rich Kramer

Rich Kramer is Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company.

He has been Chairman since October 2010, President and Chief Executive Officer since April 2010, and a member of Goodyear's Board of Directors since February 2010.

He served as Chief Operating Officer from June 2009 and prior to that held posts as President of the company's North American Tire business unit from 2007-2010 and as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from 2004-2007.

Previously, he was Senior Vice President, Strategic Planning & Restructuring since 2003 and Vice President, Finance for North American Tire since 2002. Kramer joined Goodyear as Vice President of Corporate Finance in 2000 having formerly been a Partner with PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he worked for 13 years.

Rich Kramer was born in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1963. A graduate of John Carroll University, he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration in 1986.

He is a member of the Board of Directors of The Sherwin-Williams Company.