Renault: Ghosn remains director of Renault

Carlos Ghosn and wife Rita at the 70th Cannes Film Festival in May 2017. (Reuters pic)

PARIS: Carlos Ghosn remains a director of Renault SA even though he has resigned as chairman and chief executive and Thierry Bollore is now chairman of the Renault-Nissan BV holding company, Renault said on Tuesday.

“In addition to the Board of Directors’ communication of January 24, 2019, Renault wishes to specify that Mr Ghosn resigned from his terms of office as Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer, but remains, as of the date hereof, Director of Renault SA,” the company said.

“Mr Ghosn retains, as of the date hereof, his positions within Alliance Rostec Auto BV and Renault do Brasil,” Renault added.