François Dossa is president of Nissan Brazil. Dossa joined Nissan in 2012. Previously, he was CEO, Societe Generale where he was responsible for the Brazilian and Latin American markets. Earlier in his career he was director of Export Finance at Paribas in Paris, France, as well as the commercial manager of CGEE-Alstom do Brazil in Sao Paulo.
François assumes the role as Nissan Brazil continues its path of significant growth and works toward the company's goal of five percent market share by 2016. In an effort to reach that goal, Nissan Brazil plans to introduce eight new models by 2016, open a new manufacturing plant in Resende, Rio, and is the official automotive sponsor of the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games™.
Dossa is a French native with Brazilian citizenship and holds a bachelor's degree in Economics from Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales in Paris, France.