Nissan CEO Makoto Uchida receives honorary award from the United Kingdom

The award recognizes services to UK/Japan business relations.

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.’s president and CEO Makoto Uchida has received the award of Honorary Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE) for services to UK/Japan business relations.

On hearing the news, Uchida said: “I am deeply humbled and sincerely thankful to receive this honor from His Majesty King Charles III. The relationship between Nissan and the UK began 40 years ago, and today it continues to be very strong.”

“The honour of this award goes to our Nissan employees around the world and in the UK, where Nissan is proud to design, engineer and build vehicles. I thank them for all their efforts and for inspiring with their dedication and innovation,” he added.