Ghosn hands Nissan reins to cost-focused lieutenantThu, 23, Feb 2017
Newly promoted to CEO at Nissan, Hiroto Saikawa will bring a gruff, tough, no-nonsense approach to leading Japan's second-biggest car maker at a time of rapid technological change in the industry.
Nissan names Saikawa CEO, president; Ghosn to remain chairmanWed, 22, Feb 2017
Carlos Ghosn, the long-serving chief executive who rescued Nissan from bankruptcy, is stepping down as CEO, having nearly finished his latest business plan and driven the Renault-Nissan Alliance to new heights with the acquisition of Mitsubishi. Hiroto Saikawa, who currently serves as co-CEO, will become sole chief executive.
Nissan can manage just fine without Ghosn at the wheelThu, 23, Feb 2017
Nissan, which has counted Carlos Ghosn as chairman, CEO and president for most of the period since Renault saved it from the brink of collapse in 1999, is going to have to make do with less of him.
Ghosn outlines Brexit, NAFTA uncertainties facing Renault-NissanSat, 11, Feb 2017
Renault CEO Carlos Ghosn acknowledged that uncertainties surrounding Britain's exit from the European Union and a possible renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement under President Donald Trump posed “risks” for Renault and its Japanese partner, Nissan, in 2017.
Nissan's quarterly profit drops 15% on stronger yen, rising incentivesThu, 09, Feb 2017
Nissan reported a 15 percent drop in operating profit to 163.51 billion yen ($1.40 billion) in the latest quarter as foreign exchange losses, falling revenue and rising incentives sapped earnings.
Renault-Nissan nears GM global sales after Mitsubishi rescueWed, 08, Feb 2017
Renault-Nissan Alliance came just short of matching General Motors and joining the ranks of the three biggest automakers by global sales, after CEO Carlos Ghosn rescued a Japanese peer last year. Nissan, Renault and Mitsubishi combined delivered 9.96 million vehicles last year