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Carlos Ghosn

French-Brazilian businessman

Carlos Ghosn is a French-Lebanese-Brazilian [2][3] businessman. He is currently the Chairman and chief executive officer of Renault, which is based in Paris. He holds the same positions at Nissan, based in Japan. Together, these companies produce more than 10% of cars sold around the world.[4] Ghosn is also Chairman and CEO of the Renault-Nissan Alliance, the strategic partnership overseeing the two companies through a unique cross-shareholding agreement.

Carlos Ghosn
Carlos Ghosn - India Economic Summit 2009.jpg
Ghosn at the World Economic Forum India Economic Summit in 2009
Born (1954-03-09) March 9, 1954 (age 65)
Alma materÉcole Polytechnique (1978) and École des Mines de Paris (1979)
OccupationCEO of Renault and Nissan
Chairman of AvtoVAZ[1]

He was born in Brazil.


  1. Jolley, David (29 June 2013). "Ghosn becomes chairman of Russian carmaker AvtoVAZ". Automtive News Europe. Retrieved 29 June 2013.
  2. "Carlos Ghosn Net Worth". Celebrity Net Worth. 5 December 2010.
  3. magazine, Le Point. "Le Point – Actualité Politique, Monde, France, Économie, High-Tech, Culture". Le
  4. "Renault-Nissan 2011 vehicle sales reach 8.03 mln". Reuters. 2012-01-10.