Senior Managing Executive Officer Uchida is promoted to new Nissan President Oct. 8 at 20:34
In September, Nissan decided to promote Makoto Uchida, Senior Managing Executive Officer to President and Chief Executive Officer, following the replacement of former President Hayato Nishikawa, who resigned due to unclear compensation issues.
Mr. Uchida joined Nissan in 2003 after working as a general trading company. Since 2018, he has been president of Dongfeng Motor, a joint venture in China.
In addition, we decided to make Nissan's COO Gupta Ashwani COO of Renault, a partner company of Mitsubishi Motors.