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Japan: Honda’s double premiere – appoints its first foreign and female top executives


As it looks to finally catch up with the competing Japanese automakers, Honda has announced that the first foreign and first female executive will join its group of all-male board members and executive officers. Issao Mizoguchi, a Brazilian of Japanese origin, has been named by the Asian country’s third biggest automaker as one of its 23 operating officers, holding the position ...
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