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Hitoshi Kawaguchi
May. 10, 2016

Nissan appoints its first chief sustainability officer

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. announced today the appointment of its first chief sustainability officer, senior vice president Hitoshi Kawaguchi. As chief sustainability officer, Kawaguchi's responsibilities include representing the company on global sustainability issues.
Nissan and scientists from Loughborough University crack the code for soccer fans’ excitement
May. 5, 2016

Nissan, the Official Global Automotive Sponsor of the UEFA Champions League, and scientists from Loughborough University crack the code for soccer fans’ excitement

With the UEFA Champions League finalists determined this week (Real Madrid will play Atlético Madrid on May 28 in Milan), Nissan, the Official Global Automotive Sponsor of the UEFA Champions League, has revealed the scientific formula for excitement in soccer. In partnership with sports science experts at Loughborough University in Leicestershire, England, the Nissan Excitement Index uses data gathered through physiological reactions of soccer fans watching UEFA Champions League matches.
Kizuna: Volunteers pitching in
Mar. 10, 2016

Kizuna: Volunteers pitching in

Northeast Japan was struck by disasters on March 11, 2011 that still impact the region today. Shortly before the fifth-year anniversary, Hirono town in southern Fukushima welcomed volunteers from Nissan and other groups, who looked to support further recovery.
Looking for love this Valentine's Day? Choose a Nissan driver
Feb. 12, 2016

Looking for love this Valentine's Day? Choose a Nissan driver

Looking for love this Valentine's Day? Find yourself making eye contact with a Nissan driver at the traffic lights? It could be the start of a beautiful relationship, according to research from one of the world's most iconic universities.