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Nissan Shuffles Senior Leaders

April 23, 2019 at 9:56 AM

Nissan Motor Co. has announced several more management changes as the company continues to shuffle its executive team in the wake of former CEO Carlos Ghosn’s arrest and ouster last year.

Ghosn Indicted for Misappropriating Nissan Funds

April 22, 2019 at 1:07 AM

Prosecutors in Japan have indicted former Nissan Motor Co. Chairman Carlos Ghosn for diverting company funds for his own use.

Ghosn Faces New Indictment Next Week

April 19, 2019 at 11:20 AM

Prosecutors in Japan will indict former Nissan Motor Co. Chairman Carlos Ghosn on new charges next week, sources tell broadcaster NHK.

Musk, SEC Given Another Week to Settle Twitter Dispute

April 19, 2019 at 1:57 AM

A federal judge in New York City has given Tesla CEO Elon Musk and federal securities lawyers until April 25 to resolve a dispute over Musk’s tweets.

GM’s Barra Takes a Pay Cut But Out-Earns Rivals

April 18, 2019 at 4:35 PM

General Motors Co. Chairman and CEO Mary Barra earned $21.9 million in compensation last year, down from $22 million in 2017.

Munoz Joins Hyundai as COO

April 18, 2019 at 1:47 PM

Hyundai Motor Co. confirms earlier reports that it has hired former Nissan Motor Co. executive Jose Munoz to be its global chief operating officer and head of Hyundai operations throughout the Americas.

Report: Nissan’s Sales Chief to Quit

April 16, 2019 at 11:31 AM

Daniele Schillaci, Nissan Motor Co.’s head of sales and marketing, and electric vehicle programs, plans to resign within two months, a source tells Kyodo News.

Williams Appointed CEO of Henniges Automotive

April 16, 2019 at 10:54 AM

Henniges Automotive Holdings Inc., an Auburn Hills, Mich.-based supplier of sealing and anti-vibration systems, has promoted Larry Williams to CEO.

Germany Charges Former VW CEO Winterkorn with Fraud

April 15, 2019 at 2:38 PM

Ex-Volkswagen Group CEO Martin Winterkorn and four unidentified senior executives have been accused in Germany with hiding the company’s diesel emission cheating.

Report: Ex-Nissan Exec Munoz in Line to Be COO at Hyundai

April 15, 2019 at 12:13 AM

Hyundai Motor Co. reportedly is poised to hire former Nissan Motor Co. executive Jose Munoz to be its chief operating officer and CEO of U.S. operations.

Ghosn’s Jail Time Extended to April 22

April 12, 2019 at 11:31 AM

A district court in Tokyo has given prosecutors until April 22 to formalize new charges of financial wrongdoing against former Nissan Motor Co.

Ford Gives Top Lieutenants More Power

April 10, 2019 at 5:20 PM

Ford Motor Co. is promoting two of its top executives to oversee business development, operations and strategy, effective May 1.