Andrew Tavi is vice president, legal and government affairs, and general counsel for Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA). Tavi's responsibilities include providing legal advice and counsel to the corporation on a broad range of corporate governance, business and financial transactions, litigation and legal compliance, as well as oversight of Nissan's government affairs activities. He was named to this position in August 2009.
Tavi joined NNA in June 2009 as assistant general counsel. Prior to that, he was chief executive officer and general counsel at Noble International Ltd., an automotive supplier based in Troy, Mich. He joined Noble in 2005 and his legal responsibilities included governance and compliance matters for North America, Asia and Europe, and oversight of all corporate commercial transactions, litigation and intellectual propery matters.
Previously, he worked at two blue-chip law firms where he focused on corporate law, commercial transactions, mergers and acquisitions and real estate matters.
Tavi has bachelor of arts and doctor of jurisprudence from the University of Michigan.