Carlos Ghosn, KBE is a French-Lebanese-Brazilian businessman born in Porto Velho, Brazil, who is currently the Chairman and CEO of Paris-based Renault, Chairman and CEO of Japan-based Nissan, and Chairman of Russian automobile manufacturer AvtoVAZ.
Ghosn is also Chairman and CEO of the Renault-Nissan Alliance, the strategic partnership overseeing Nissan and Renault through a unique cross-shareholding agreement.
The Alliance, which includes AvtoVAZ, has held approximately 10% of the global market share from 2010 through to 2014, and as of 2014 is one of the top four automobile groups worldwide.
After his radical restructuring of Renault that returned that company to profitability in the late 1990s Ghosn became known as "Le Cost Killer".
In the early 2000s, for orchestrating one of the auto industry's most aggressive downsizing campaigns and spearheading the turnaround of Nissan from its near bankruptcy in 1999, he earned the nickname "Mr.
Following the Nissan financial turnaround, in 2002 Fortune awarded him Asia Businessman of the Year.
A Brazilian court decided on Wednesday that ousted Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn or his daughter should have the right to access a contested Rio apartment to retrieve personal belongings, according to a.. Credit: Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
Renault told alliance partner Nissan to stop contacting the French company's directors ahead of a Thursday board meeting as the Japanese automaker tried to share evidence of wrongdoing by its ousted.. Credit: Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
According to a report by Reuters, on Wednesday, a Brazilian court decided that ousted Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn or his daughter should have the right to access a contested Rio apartment to retrieve..
FILE PHOTO - Carlos Ghosn, chairman and CEO of the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance, attends at the Tomorrow In Motion event on the eve of press day at the Paris Auto Show, in Paris, France, October..
A Tokyo court has rejected ousted Nissan Motor chairman Carlos Ghosn's appeal to end his detention following his arrest last month on allegations of financial misconduct. As Sonia Legg reports, Ghosn..
Tensions between Nissan and Renault after the arrest of longtime alliance leader Carlos Ghosn show it has never been easy for the global auto industry to make mergers and partnerships work. Credit: Wall Street Journal - Published
By Laurence Frost PARIS (Reuters) - The French government said on Tuesday it remained unaware of detailed allegations against Renault SA boss Carlos Ghosn sent to the carmaker a day earlier by Japanese.. Credit: Firstpost - Published Also reported by •Reuters India •Reuters
TOKYO (AP) — Lawyers for Greg Kelly, the American executive arrested last month with Nissan's former chairman Carlos Ghosn on suspicion of underreporting Ghosn's pay, protested his prolonged stay in.. Credit: SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •New Zealand Herald •Seattle Times
A Tokyo court on Tuesday rejected ousted Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn's appeal to end his detention following his arrest last month on allegations of financial misconduct. Mr Ghosn has been held in a.. Credit: WorldNews - Published
A Tokyo court on Tuesday rejected ousted Nissan Motor chairman Carlos Ghosn's appeal to end his detention following his arrest last month on allegations of financial misconduct. Credit: Just-Auto - Published Also reported by •Reuters
Carlos Ghosn, ousted chairman of Nissan Motor, has filed a complaint against a court decision to extend his detention following his re-arrest on fresh allegations of financial misconduct, the Tokyo.. Credit: Just-Auto - Published
Ousted Nissan Motor chairman Carlos Ghosn was planning to propose replacing CEO Hiroto Saikawa at a company board meeting scheduled for late November before he was arrested by Tokyo prosecutors on 19.. Credit: Just-Auto - Published