David Wilson - Publisher

David is the Owner and Publisher of Retreading Business. With over 30 years' experience as a specialist tyre industry journalist, he first entered the tyre industry in 1987 as Editor of Tyres & Accessories. He was Editor of Tyre Trade News between 1993-96 before establishing Retreading Business in 1997. In 2004 he acquired the Malaysian tyre magazine The Tyreman, before establishing Tyre & Rubber Recycling in 2009. In addition to his publishing ventures, he was also Director of the Retread Manufacturers' Association between 2004 and 2014.


Phone: (44) 1270 668 718



Ewan Scott - Editor

Ewan has been editor of Retreading Business since 2006 and of Tyre & Rubber Recycling since the magazine was founded. During this period he has become an expert on the global tyre recycling sector. He has many years' experience as an automotive journalist including a period at Tyres & Accessories.



Arthur Rivelo

Arthur is the most recent edition to our team of journalists. Based in Rio de Janeiro, he is a communicator and aerial photographer, divides his time between videomaking and the family tradition in the rubber sector.  He has been writing about the Brazilian retread market for Retreading Business since 2017.


Satnam Singh

Satnam has been writing for Retreading Business since 2001 as a freelance correspondent. Based in New Delhi, India, he is associated with almost a dozen trade journals covering the automobile and allied industries. For Retreading Business he is responsible for covering South Asia, the Middle East and Africa, as well as occasionally covering stories from South East Asia.


Phone: (+91) 9811018353


John Stone

John Stone has worked within the international tyre media industry for the past 25 years as a journalist and editor of various publications. In 2004 he formed Sapphire Media Services as a Business Media Consultancy and currently works with a number of exclusive clients handling their PR and promotional activities in the UK, Europe, USA, South Africa, Singapore, India and China. John is also associated with various tyre and automotive magazines around the world contributing a monthly column regarding various aspects of the market.



Mary Tang

Mary is the Editor of The Tyreman and Truck & Bus News, with more than 20 years of experience in the industry.  Prior to her current position, she was a sub-editor of Business World ( 1991-95) . In July 1995, she joined The Tyreman.  Though she holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting, her passion in writing led her into journalism. Based in Kuala Lumpur, she writes articles for us on the Malaysian and other South East Asian markets.

Phone: (60) 3 7781 1323



Vladislav Vorotnikov

Vladislav Vorotnikov is a Moscow-based journalist specialising in the automotive, agriculture and energy sectors. He reports on the tyre issues arising in the Eurasia Economy Union country members and Eastern European countries. He has been contributing to Retreading Business and Tyre and Rubber Recycling since 2014.


Richard Wilson

Richard Wilson is a correspondent for Commercial Tyre Business. Since 2015, Richard has worked as a correspondent for all of the titles across the Valebridge Publications Ltd Group namely: Retreading Business, Tyre & Rubber Recycling, The Tyreman and Truck and Bus News. Richard has worked on/off from the age of 16 for the company and whilst gaining a Bachelor's Degree in Spanish and Business Studies at Coventry University, he developed his writing skills at the University paper and more recently writing his own independent blog.


Phone: (44) 1270 668 718




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