Renault seeks greater role in Nissan governance reform

Business / Corporate Jun 13, 2019

Renault seeks greater role in Nissan governance reform

Renault SA Chairman Jean-Dominique Senard said Wednesday he was unhappy with a part of Nissan Motor Co.'s plans to bolster corporate governance following the arrest of former Chairman Carlos Ghosn. At an annual shareholders meeting in Paris, Senard said Renault CEO Thierry Bollore should be ...

Suzuki chairman to receive no pay for one year

Business / Corporate May 29, 2019

Suzuki chairman to receive no pay for one year

Suzuki Motor Corp. Chairman Osamu Suzuki will not receive executive remuneration for a one-year period starting in July as part of disciplinary measures following revelations of improper vehicle inspections, the automaker said Tuesday. President Toshihiro Suzuki will receive a 50 percent pay cut for six ...

Takeda gains first foreign chief as Weber is appointed CEO

Business / Corporate Mar 5, 2015

Takeda gains first foreign chief as Weber is appointed CEO

Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. has named Christophe Weber chief executive officer as part of a planned succession that makes the French national one of the few international executives to lead a Japanese company. Weber, currently the chief operating officer, takes the new position effective April 1, ...