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Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn

Report: Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn may leave before next business plan, gets pay raise in the meantime

Nissan’s CEO Carlos Ghosn has done some amazing things for the company in the past couple of years, which is way the company is now Japan’s second-largest automaker. However, it seems like Ghosn won’t be sticking around. Ghosn, who is now 58, is considering stepping down before the company’s next mid-term business plan starts up […]

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Nissan CEO confirms revival of Datsun for emerging markets

Nissan confirmed today that it will be bringing back the Datsun brand for emerging markets like Brazil, Russia, India, China and Indonesia. During an announcement about strengthening the company’s production base and sales presence in emerging markets, Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn confirmed that Datsun will come back. “Datsun will provide sustainable motoring experience to optimistic […]

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Infiniti ambitious on closing sales gap in China with Audi and Lexus

Everyone seems to be at war with Audi as companies fight to top the sales charts and close marketing gaps by making cars that cater to almost every need. As a result, word is that Infiniti aims to quadruple their market share in China’s luxury auto market to combat Audi within the next five years. […]

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Nissan CEO: Infiniti could get a GT-R based supercar

Infiniti CEO Ghosn has recently shared some mixed messages recently in regards to the company having plans of its own version of Nissan’s awesome GT-R. Ghosn comments “Are we going to do that, I would say ‘no’, I don’t think so…If your question is ‘could we do that’, I would say ‘yes’. The idea of […]

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Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn made $11.46 million in 2010

Being a CEO of an automaker is quite a lucrative position. FoMoCo’s CEO Alan Mulally definitely understands that first-hand as his total compensation for 2010 came in at an eye-wattering $26.5 million. Nissan’s CEO Carlos Ghosn, 57, received 982 million yen or $11.46 million in total compensation last fiscal year, including salary and stock options. […]

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Nissan to introduce a new vehicle every 6 weeks for the next 6 years

Nissan yesterday announced a new business plan called ‘Nissan Power 88′ that will be effective immediately for fiscal years 2011 to 2016. The focuses on two goals for the Japanese automaker including “achieve a global market share of 8% and increase its corporate operating profit to a sustainable 8%” during the specified period. “Nissan Power 88 […]

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Nissan launches new business plan, aims to increase global market share by 8% by 2016

Nissan today announced a new 6-year business plan that will accelerate the Japanese automaker’s growth across new vehicle segment and markets. The new business plan is called ‘Nissan Power 88’ and will be effective immediately for fiscal years 2011 to 2016. Why is it called Nissan Power 88? The number emphasizes key corporate goals as […]

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Nissan’s top execs paid twice as much as Honda, Toyota execs

Nissan Motor Co may be the second-largest automaker in Japan, but it hands out the paychecks at the number one spot, paying over double what Honda Motor Corp and Toyota Motor Corp. shared with employees. The 14 Nissan executives received a pay raise, 9 of which saw a 32% increase, all receiving an average of […]

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Ghosn: I’m still open to closer ties with General Motors

In an interview with French newspaper, Le Monde, Renault – Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn said that he is still interested in having a closer relationship with General Motors. “Today, I remain open to closer ties with GM,” Ghosn was quoted saying. “If they are interested, they will come to us.” He said that he originally […]

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Ghosn: I declined an offer to become GM’s CEO, I’m responsible for Renault-Nissan

Earlier this month its was reported that the Obama administration wanted Renault/Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn to lead General Motors once it came out of a government scripted bankruptcy. The news was made popular by Steven Rattner’s, the former auto czar for President Obama, tell-all book about his six months with the new administration. Ghosn today […]

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