March 25, 2014
/PRNewswire/ -- Nissan today announced a number of leadership changes within its North and Latin American operations that will help continue momentum from a banner year for the company.
Nissan rounded out the 2013 calendar year with an all-time record for sales performance, and sales of Nissan's core models were up nearly 16 percent, driven in part by the launches of the all-new Nissan Versa Note and Rogue.
The following changes are effective
, unless otherwise noted. Those with North American region designation are responsible for
the United States
Sales & Marketing
, currently vice president, Customer Quality & Dealer Network Development, is named vice president, Dealer Network Development, and will focus solely on the North American region.
, currently vice president, Parts & Service, is named to a new position as vice president, Customer Quality and Chief Customer Officer, North American region.
, currently director, Americas Diversity Office, is named to a new position as director, Customer Quality.
, currently senior director, Aftersales, is promoted to vice president, Aftersales, North American region.
, currently director, Infiniti Operations is named director, Aftersales, Sales & Marketing.
, currently vice president, Dongfeng Nissan Passenger Vehicle Company, will transition to the U.S. and is appointed general manager, West Region.
, currently regional vice president, Nissan Central Region, is named director, Project Lead Acceleration Office.
, currently director, Nissan Chief Marketing Manager for Altima/Maxima/GT-R, is named regional vice president, Central Region.
, currently director, Aftersales, Nissan Canada, is named director, Nissan Chief Marketing Manager for Altima/Maxima/GT-R.
, currently senior manager, Field Operations and Business Planning, Nissan Canada, is promoted to director, Aftersales, Nissan Canada.
Maria Eugenia Santiago
, currently director, Corporate Communications, Nissan Mexico, is named to a new position, director, Corporate Communications,
, currently, sub-director, Corporate Communications, Nissan Mexico, is promoted to director, Corporate Communications, Nissan Mexico.
Administration & Finance
, currently director, Internal Audit, U.S., is named director, Regional Strategy & Planning Office.
, currently director, Business Transformation, is named director, Internal Audit, North American region.
, currently deputy program director, Renault, is returning from a foreign service assignment and is named director, Business Transformation.
, currently director, Human Resources, Nissan Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant, is named director, Americas Diversity Office, North American region.
, currently senior manager, Human Resources, Nissan Smyrna Vehicle Assembly Plant and Decherd Powertrain Assembly Plant, is promoted to director, Human Resources, Nissan Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant.
, currently sub-director, Central Finance, Nissan Mexico –
, is promoted to a new position, director, Monozukuri Finance, Nissan Mexico.
, currently director, Finance, Nissan Mexico –
, is named to a new position, regional vice president, Administration & Finance,