Alliance Executive Vice President, Manufacturing, Production Engineering & Supply Chain Management
John Martin is Alliance Executive Vice President, Manufacturing. Production Engineering and Supply Chain Management (SCM). In this role, he oversees the converged function responsible for global industrial strategy, production process engineering, production control and supply chain management.
Mr. Martin joined Nissan Manufacturing U.K. Ltd. In 1991 as a senior controller, Production Control. He has since held a number of roles of increasing responsibility throughout Nissan’s operations including General Manager, European Logistics Operations; director, Production Control Nissan Motor Manufacturing (UK) Ltd; vice president of Supply Chain Management for Nissan North America, Inc.; corporate vice president, Supply Chain Management for Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.; senior vice president [Europe] Manufacturing, Supply Chain Management and Purchasing and senior vice president, Manufacturing, Supply Chain Management and Purchasing at Nissan North America, Inc. Most recently he served as Alliance executive vice president, Alliance Manufacturing, Engineering & SCM.
In 2012, Mr. Martin was awarded the Nissan President’s Prize for Outstanding Executive Contribution for his leadership of Nissan’s recovery from the Japanese earthquake and Thai floods in 2011.
Mr. Martin holds a joint honors BSC degree in physics and chemistry from Trinity College University in Dublin, Ireland.
A native of Ireland, Mr. Martin is based in Boulogne-Billancourt, France.