Motor manufacturer Nissan has promoted Trevor Mann to senior vice president for global supply chain management and operating committee – Africa, Middle East and India.
Mann is currently senior vice president, manufacturing, supply chain management, production engineering and purchasing for Europe in Nissan International.
Mann joined Nissan to help found the Sunderland Plant in 1985 as a team leader, ahead of the start of Bluebird production. In 2010 the factory became the first UK car plant ever to make more than 400,000 vehicles in one year. He was awarded a CBE in the Queen’s New Year Honours List this January.