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France: Renault’s New Chairman Should Head Nissan Too

January 28, 2019 at 1:38 AM

France, which owns 15% of Renault SA and 43% of Nissan Motor Co., says Renault’s newly appointed chairman should head both companies.

Nissan Calls Shareholder Meeting to Remove Ghosn, Kelly

January 25, 2019 at 12:22 AM

Nissan Motor Co. plans an extraordinary shareholder meeting in mid-April to formally discharge board members Carlos Ghosn and Greg Kelly.

Nissan CEO Signals He Will Step Down

January 24, 2019 at 1:58 PM

Nissan CEO Hiroto Saikawa says he intends to relinquish his job after the company reforms governance problems revealed by the arrest of ex-Chairman Carlos Ghosn on charges of financial wrongdoing.

Ghosn Replaced as Chairman, CEO of Renault

January 24, 2019 at 10:03 AM

Carlos Ghosn has officially resigned as chairman and CEO of Renault SA, two months after being jailed in Japan for financial wrongdoing at Nissan Motor Co.

Dyson Taps Ex-Infiniti President to Head EV Operations

January 22, 2019 at 3:27 PM

Home appliance maker Dyson Ltd. has hired Roland Krueger, the former president of Nissan Motor Co.’s Infiniti luxury brand, to run its fledgling electric-car program.

Ghosn Agrees to Resign as Renault’s CEO, Chairman

January 22, 2019 at 10:00 AM

Carlos Ghosn has agreed to resign as chairman and CEO of Renault SA, according to media reports. His successors are expected to be named two days from now.

Japanese Court Rejects Ghosn’s Latest Plea for Bail

January 22, 2019 at 12:00 AM

A court in Tokyo has again rejected Carlos Ghosn’s bail request, making it less likely that the former Nissan Motor Co.

IAC Beefs Up Leadership Team

January 21, 2019 at 3:38 PM

Interiors specialist International Automotive Components Group has hired four executives as part of a realignment that adds new chief technical officer and chief supply chain officer positions.

Ghosn Offers to Be Monitored, Guarded in Exchange for Bail

January 21, 2019 at 12:41 AM

Former Nissan Motor Co. Chairman Carlos Ghosn has offered to surrender his passport, wear an electronic monitor, reside in a guarded apartment and post his Nissan shares as collateral in a new bid to win bail.

France Backs Michelin CEO to Head Renault

January 18, 2019 at 12:06 PM

The French government, which owns 15% of Renault SA, is ramping up its support for Michelin CEO Jean-Dominique Senard to succeed Carlos Ghosn as head of the carmaker.

Nissan, Mitsubishi Motors Say Their JV Improperly Paid Ghosn $9 Million

January 18, 2019 at 1:53 AM

Nissan Motor Co. and its Mitsubishi Motors Corp. affiliate confirm that their Dutch joint venture paid Carlos Ghosn, the former chairman of both companies, $9 million without telling them.

Nissan CEO to Meet Renault Board on Ghosn Scandal

January 17, 2019 at 10:32 AM

Nissan Motor Co.’s CEO Hiroto Saikawa is scheduled to meet tonight with French government officials and the board of alliance partner Renault SA to discuss the Carlos Ghosn crisis.