Most recently Stuart managed the North America aftermarket sales and marketing arm of Taiwanese suspension supplier SR Suntour.
"A decade is a considerable tenure with any company and while this is a difficult decision, I sense the time is right for all,” Young said.
Based out of company headquarters in Irvine, California, he will take over all aspects of mountain bike marketing including advertising, sponsorship, events and public relations.
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Details regarding his cause of death weren't available.
"My focus is all action sports, without motors..." he said in an email to colleagues and friends about his new position with Troy Lee.