NISSAN Motor (GB) Limited has announced the appointment of Nicolas Verneuil as Marketing Director, with responsibility for developing Nissan’s marketing strategy in the UK.
Nicolas returns to the UK after six years working in a variety of marketing roles for Nissan in Canada and across Europe, including most recently as Advanced Marketing Strategy & Performance Planning General Manager in Europe.
He has previously worked at Nissan Motor (GB) Ltd as Sales Performance Manager and Retail Marketing Manager, before moving to Canada as Chief Marketing Senior Manager for saloon cars, and later to Europe as Cross Carline Marketing Manager and Customer Experience General Manager.
Nicolas said: “Nissan has seen significant and consistent growth in sales performance and consumer brand opinion in the UK over the last five years. With great products and campaigns in the pipeline, I look forward to building on this positive momentum, working together with the whole Nissan team, agency and dealer partners, to deliver innovation and excitement to our customers.”
Alex Smith, Managing Director of Nissan Motor (GB) Ltd, added: “With a strong marketing background across Nissan entities in the UK, Europe and Canada, Nicolas is a great addition to the UK team. I’m delighted to welcome him to his new role, where he will continue to drive demand for Nissan products in the UK and support our brand’s growing profile among consumers.”