10 Dec 2018 | 1:36 AM


Nissan India Managing Director Jerome Saigot quits
Published on 07-11-2018
Nissan said its managing director for Indian operations Jerome Saigot has resigned to pursue a career outside the group reported PTI.

Saigot who was Vice President Marketing and Datsun Business Unit was elevated last year to take over responsibility for sales and marketing of both Nissan and Datsun brands of Nissan Motor India Pvt Ltd (NMIPL).

"Management change is a part of any business. Jerome has decided to pursue his career outside of Nissan Group" NMIPL said in a statement.

He had joined NMIPL in 2015 and was responsible for the launch of Datsun brand in India.

Saigot reported to Nissan India Operations President Thomas Kuehl.

In 2015 Nissan launched the Datsun Go hatchback in India marking the global comeback of the brand after nearly three decades. The brand however has not been successful in making a strong presence in the Indian market.