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Hiroto Saikawa
Feb 22, 2017

Hiroto Saikawa appointed as Nissan Chief Executive Officer

At the recommendation of Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer Carlos Ghosn, the Nissan Board of Directors has decided that as of April 1, 2017, Hiroto Saikawa will assume the position of Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Ghosn will continue to serve as Chairman of the Board of Directors, and he will seek a renewal of his mandate at the company’s general shareholders meeting in June 2017.
Autonomous Vehicles & Society with CNET Editor at large, Brian Cooley
Dec 20, 2016

Q&A: Autonomous Vehicles & Society with CNET Editor at large, Brian Cooley

In part-one of our two-part series with Brian Cooley, Editor at large at CNET, we looked at the future of autonomous vehicles and the importance of consumer acceptance and trust of the technology. Following, Brian shares his perspectives on the societal impact autonomous driving technology may have on the world around us.
Nissan once again recognized as one of the world’s top brands
Oct 6, 2016

Nissan once again recognized as one of the world's top brands

For the fifth straight year, Nissan has been recognized as one of the world's most valuable brands according to the prestigious Best Global Brands Study by Interbrand, the world-leading brand consultancy. This year, Nissan was ranked as the 43rd most valuable brand in the world – an increase over last year's ranking of 49th. Nissan now has a brand value of over $11 billion. This year's ranking puts Nissan as the 4th fastest growing brand in the world.
Nissan leads global companies in sustainability
Sep 28, 2016

Nissan recognized by the Dow Jones Sustainability Index

This year, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. achieved world ranking in the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) and was the only Japanese auto company to receive this recognition. The DJSI measures companies' performance in the area of sustainability. Nissan has been included in the regional Asia Pacific Index for the past seven consecutive years but was included in this year's World Index, underscoring the company's ongoing commitment to sustainable mobility.