Nissan picks Sakamoto as board candidate after Seki’s sudden resignation


FILE PHOTO: Nissan Executive Vice President Hideyuki Sakamoto poses with the carmaker’s logo in the showroom at the carmaker’s headquarters in Yokohama, Japan, January 13, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

TOKYO (Reuters) – Nissan Motor Co (7201.T) chose executive vice president Hideyuki Sakamoto as a candidate for the board of directors, the company said on Friday, following the surprise resignation of vice-chief operating officer Jun Seki earlier this week.

Reporting by Kevin Buckland; Editing by Muralikumar Anantharaman

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2019-12-27 08:03:58

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