Nissan Legend Yoshikazu Hanawa: Towards Today's Global Nissan
Yoshikazu Hanawa was born in Tokyo in 1934. He joined Nissan Motor in 1957 upon graduating from the Faculty of Economics at Tokyo University. He worked mainly in the human resources field and was appointed a director in 1985 and promoted to representative director and president in 1996. He served as representative director, chairman, and CEO in 2000 and was named representative director and chairman in 2001. He retired and was appointed advisor and honorary chairman in 2003.