Carlos Ghosn can get 40 million dollars from Renault – Nissan – Mitsubishi

March 26, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

The Renault – Nissan – Mitsubishi Alliance can pay $ 40 million to its former leader, Carlos Ghosn. Such payments are assumed in the agreement, which was signed in 2012 by the head of Nissan Hiroto Saikawa. The corresponding document was at the disposal of the Financial Times. Official confirmation of this information yet.

Also, an additional contract implies that after leaving the post Ghosn will become the “honorary chairman” of the alliance for a period of 10 years. At the same time he will receive a salary of $ 4.4 million a year.

Former head of the Renault – Nissan – Mitsubishi alliance, Carlos Ghosn, was detained on November 19th. In total, the former top manager spent in custody 108 days. Japanese police suspect him of tax evasion. According to her, for this he deliberately distorted information about the amount of their own payments. Investigators began investigating a top manager after reports from an anonymous informant inside the auto concern.

At the moment, 65-year-old Ghosn released from prison on bail. He is forbidden to leave Japan, as well as use a mobile phone. In addition, any contact with people related to Nissan is prohibited. In this case, Ghosn can use a computer, but only on weekdays and in the office of his lawyer.

Carlos Ghosn was dismissed from the post of chairman of the board of directors of Nissan Motor Co. November 22. Later, the leadership of the Japanese automaker Mitsubishi also decided to dismiss Carlos Ghosn from the post of chairman of the board of directors. Finally, on January 23, it became known that Ghosn left the post of general director of Renault. In addition, the French concern decided not to pay Carlos Ghosn compensation for his dismissal.