Carlos Ghosn's arrest in Tokyo has triggered tension with the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance after five years of making statements in tax authorities in Japan.
Chief Executive Officer of Nissan Hiroto Saikawa openly criticized the decision to "concentrate power on one person's hands". Carlos Gosn is not only a member of the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance, but also Forms: President of the Alliance Board of Directors and CEO, president of Renault, President of CA Nissan (CEO, April 1, 2017), Chairman of CA Mitsubishi.
It also points out that Japan is not satisfied with the Alliance's decision makers. Even though Nissan sells 60% more, Renault has the latest control. Renault has a 43.4 percent stake in Nissan, and Renault has less than 15 percent shareholding in Nissan. Finally, Nissan's announcement that Renault will extend the investigation to include the alliance's money after discovering the potential offenses in a Dutch company's Alliance operations is a clear indication of high levels of disagreements.
However, under the leadership of Carlos Ghosn, Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi acquired a flourishing journey in 2017, replacing the largest after-sales car, as well as by achieving world-class sales of electric cars.
Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance: Renault controls, Nissan is selling more
The Renault-Nissan Alliance, which Mitsubishi Motors has joined in 2016, has contrasted the builders and the French government with the major shareholder, 15% of Renault's shares.
Renault owns 43.4 percent of Nissan's shareholding rights, while Renault has a 15 percent stake in Renault, while Carlos Ghosn Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, president of Renault and Nissan, after declining Nissan CEO in April.
Under the pressure of the French government, Ghosn last year agreed to seek closer alliances for large economies, protect the interests of the French industry and "repay" the alliance.
Nissan sales are around 60% higher than Renault.
Reuters: Nissan and Renault have expanded an investigation into Carlos Gosn's alliance
The Japanese manufacturer's investigation of Nissan's executive Carlos Gosn will be extended to expand the alliance's financing with Renault, Reuters reports. The Japanese can search the alliance for French control.
Renault's Renault-Nissan BV, Renault, is testifying to the potential for the Dutch company, which controls the Alliance's operations under Renault's control.
The Japanese are testing the Alliance for "concentrating on one person's authority"
At a press conference on Monday, Saikawa mentioned three categories of accusations of Ghosn: compensation statement, company investment inconsistency, and individual use of the company's assets.
Criticized the decision of Nissan's president and chief executive officer Saikawa Alliance (Renault's secret decision) to "concentrate on the power of one person."
"From a structured standpoint, 43% of Nissan's ownership belongs to Renault, and Renault CEO – Nissan Chairman," says Saikawa.
Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance – under the leadership of Ghosn
Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance was one of the largest automobile groups in the world under the leadership of Ghosn. In 2017, one of 9 worldwide cars sold by the Alliance, and Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi became the world's largest carmaker after sales.
In 2017 total of 10,608,366 units, including 3,761,644 Renault, 5,816,278 Nissan and 1030,454 Mitsubishi.
Since the end of 2017 Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance has become the largest electric machine maker that sells more than 500,000 units per month.
Carlos Ghosn was arrested in Tokyo
Carlos Ghosn was arrested after being interviewed in Tokyo on Monday. Gosn was much less than the Japanese tax authorities in the past five years.
The prosecutor's office in Tokyo said it would generate a total of 37 million Euros during the period between 2011 and 2015, when the Gospel was about 80 million euros. In addition, NHK's Hotnews reported that Ghosn houses in Paris, Tokyo, Beirut, Amsterdam and Rio de Janeiro were purchased and upgraded (15 million euros) from the company's money.
Ghosn was unable to speak openly about the charges brought against him.