Nissan Motor appoints Peyman Kargar as Chairman of Infiniti Motor firm, Auto Information, Automobilnews
NEW DELHI: Nissan Motor Company has introduced the appointment of Peyman Kargar to senior vice-president and chairman of Infiniti Motor Firm efficient June 1, 2020. Kargar will likely be reporting to Christian Vandenhende, vice-chief efficiency officer and chief high quality officer, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.,Kargar will step into the position of chairman as Infiniti begins a product renaissance from its new headquarters in Yokohama, Japan.
“Peyman is a confirmed, international chief becoming a member of the Infiniti crew in a really thrilling time for the model. I sit up for seeing how he’ll usher within the subsequent chapter for Infiniti,” stated Vandenhende.
Kargar has greater than 23 years of expertise within the auto trade, primarily with the Renault-Nissan Alliance. He has held varied positions spanning many sides of the automotive trade.
His roles have included engineering, manufacturing, challenge administration, high quality, gross sales, advertising and marketing and enterprise improvement giving him a holistic perspective on the enterprise. Most not too long ago, Kargar was chairman and senior vice-president of Africa, Center East and India Area for Nissan, the place he labored with greater than 80 international locations and distinctive markets.Kargar replaces Mike Colleran who’s appointed as senior vp, Nissan advertising and marketing and gross sales, U.S. Colleran served the Infiniti group for greater than two years engaged on laying the groundwork for a model reinvention and the group’s transfer to Yokohama, Japan in early April.
Kargar, 53 years outdated, holds an MBA from London Enterprise College and an engineering diploma from, Institut Nationwide des Sciences Appliquées de Lyon in France.