Nissan executive Munoz resigns after Ghosn’s arrest

Nissan Chief Performance Officer Jose Munoz, who took a leave of absence a week ago, is leaving, the first high-profile departure at the Japanese carmaker publicly acknowledged as related to the arrest of former Chairman Carlos Ghosn.
Munoz on Saturday said in a statement on LinkedIn he made the decision after serious thinking because the company was “involved in matters that have and will continue to divert its focus”, referring to Ghosn’s case.
Munoz is among several…