Mr. Kuo Kimura has been appointed as the new CEO and MD of the Renault-Nissan Automotive India Pvt Ltd facility at Oragadam near Chennai. Mr. Kimura has been promoted from his position of SVP at Oragadam since the present incumbent, Mr. Akira Sakurai is moving back to Japan. Mr. Kimura’s appointment is considered to be from the first of April, 2011.