NEW DELHI: Nissan Motor Corporation has introduced the appointment of Peyman Kargar to senior vice-president and chairman of Infiniti Motor Company efficient June 1, 2020. Kargar can be reporting to Christian Vandenhende, vice-chief efficiency officer and leader high quality officer, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.,
Kargar will step into the function of chairman as Infiniti starts a product renaissance from its new headquarters in Yokohama, Japan.
“Peyman is a confirmed, international chief becoming a member of the Infiniti crew in an overly thrilling time for the emblem. I stay up for seeing how he’s going to usher within the subsequent bankruptcy for Infiniti,” mentioned Vandenhende.
Kargar has greater than 23 years of enjoy within the auto trade, basically with the Renault-Nissan Alliance. He has held more than a few positions spanning many aspects of the automobile trade.
His roles have integrated engineering, production, mission control, high quality, gross sales, advertising and marketing and industry construction giving him a holistic standpoint at the industry. Most not too long ago, Kargar was once chairman and senior vice-president of Africa, Middle East and India Region for Nissan, the place he labored with greater than 80 international locations and distinctive markets.
Kargar replaces Mike Colleran who’s appointed as senior vice chairman, Nissan advertising and marketing and gross sales, U.S. Colleran served the Infiniti group for greater than two years running on laying the groundwork for a emblem reinvention and the group’s transfer to Yokohama, Japan in early April.
Kargar, 53 years outdated, holds an MBA from London Business School and an engineering stage from, Institut National des Sciences Appliquées de Lyon in France.