ArrowArtboardCreated with Sketch.Title ChevronTitle ChevronIcon FacebookIcon LinkedinIcon Mail ContactPath LayerIcon MailPositive ArrowIcon PrintIcon Twitter
Business

Suzuki knows how to make cars, but can it fill boss' shoes?

TOKYO -- Suzuki Motor Chairman and CEO Osamu Suzuki often describes himself as the old-guy next door, the type of person you can find at small companies everywhere. But he is probably selling himself a bit short. During his three decades at the top, he helped transform the midsize manufacturer into Japan's leading minicar maker and a major player in the Indian auto market, with sales soaring tenfold under his watch.  

Sponsored Content

About Sponsored Content This content was commissioned by Nikkei's Global Business Bureau.

Nikkei Asian Review, now known as Nikkei Asia, will be the voice of the Asian Century.

Celebrate our next chapter
Free access for everyone - Sep. 30

Find out more