Nissan CEO Saikawa to step down on September 16

  09 September 2019    Read: 1084
Nissan CEO Saikawa to step down on September 16

Nissan Motor Co’s <7201.T> embattled chief executive will step down on September 16 and will be temporarily replaced by Chief Operating Officer Yasuhiro Yamauchi, the automaker’s board chairman said on Monday, AzVision.az reported citing Reuters. 

“Saikawa recently has indicated his inclination to resign, and in line with his desire to pass the baton to a new generation of leaders at Nissan, he will resign on September 16,” Chairman Yasushi Kimura told reporters.

The company said in a statement it aimed to find a permanent replacement by the end of October.


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