Dubai, UAE – As the Official Automotive Partner of Expo 2020 Dubai, Nissan was represented at the spectacular opening ceremony by high-level company executives including, Guillaume Cartier - Chairperson for Africa, Middle East, India, Europe and Oceania (AMIEO) region, Friederike Kienitz - Region Vice President, Legal, External Affairs, Communications and Sustainability for AMIEO region, Joni Paiva – Divisional Vice President for AMIO region, and Thierry Sabbagh, Managing Director of Nissan Middle East.

Thierry Sabbagh, Managing Director at Nissan Middle East, said: "It is such a great honor for Nissan to be part of this historic moment as the UAE officially raised the curtains of the eagerly anticipated Expo 2020 Dubai. Nissan's partnership with Expo 2020 Dubai is a natural translation of our shared purpose of bringing stakeholders together to foster growth opportunities, create value and make advanced solutions accessible for people."

As the Official Automotive Partner of EXPO 2020 Dubai, Nissan brings its global expertise, regional heritage and forward-looking vision to demonstrate the next chapter in the Future of Mobility, and engage with stakeholders to accelerate the shift to a safer, smarter, more sustainable and connected world.


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