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Saikawa: Renault Sa and Board Meeting

saikawa: Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa told reporters that the board approved a special committee of outsiders to strengthen governance at the company, according to CTV. A date for the selection of a chairman was not decided. Nissan Motor Co. We plan to be cautious in this process, and I do not plan to rush this, Saikawa said. The board meeting came amid an unfolding scandal that threatens the Japanese automaker's two-decade alliance with Renault SA of France and its global brand, and highlights shoddy governance at the manufacturer of the Leaf electric car. The recommendations for beefing up governance are due in March, and Saikawa said he was willing to wait until then to choose a chairman. ( As reported in the news.