His main task was to convert the company into a new independent company controlling all Nissan operations in the Nordic and Baltic countries for three years from 2005 to 2008. In 2008, Whitfield took the position of managing director of Nissan South Africa, and remained in office for more than 11 years until May 2019.
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The Bavarian Auto Group (BAG), BMW and Mini’s exclusive dealership in Egypt, became the first brand to launch electric vehicles (EVs) in Egypt. BAG completed the preparations to introduce a new generation of cars to keep pace with international markets. The most prominent preparations made by the group for customers are the completion of the …
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The ambitions and hopes of the automotive sector were renewed after Amr Nassar became the new minister of trade and industry earlier this month. Nassar is the first industry minister to have a background and history in the automotive sector, as he previously served as an executive consultant for MCV Group. The demands and ambitions …
The Al-Mansour-Scoop alliance, the agents of the French Peugeot brand in Egypt, have announced the appointment of Khalid Youssef as CEO of Peugeot Egypt starting from 1 July. Youssef has served as head of the automotive sector at the Egyptian International Motors Company (EIM), the agent of Kia and Renault in Egypt, for more than …
The Ministry of Trade and Industry announced days ago the members of the local automotive manufacturing committee, chaired by Hossam Khattab, the minister’s deputy for industry affairs. Members also include Ahmed Abdel Razik, head of the Industrial Development Authority; Alaa Salah El Din, head of the central administration of local manufacturing at the IDA; and …
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