Ex-Nissan executive Jose Munoz set to be COO at Hyundai, report says1 min read . Updated: 13 Apr 2019, 02:01 PM IST
- Hyundai Motor is poised to appoint Munoz as global chief operating officer
- Munoz left the company in January one week after taking a leave of absence
Hyundai Motor is poised to appoint Munoz, 53, as global chief operating officer in South Korea and president of Hyundai Motor America, according to the report, which cited three unidentified people familiar with the plan. Terms of the contract haven’t been finalized, the report said.
A Hyundai Motor representative wasn’t immediately available for comment Saturday and an email to Munoz’s personal account went unanswered.
Munoz, who reported directly to Nissan Chief Executive Officer Hiroto Saikawa, left the company in January one week after taking a leave of absence.
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