TOKYO – One of the chief architects of Nissan Motor Co. Ltd.’s global restructuring plan, Executive Vice President Patrick Pelata is not one to rest on his laurels. Pelata, who joined Nissan in June 1999, the same month as CEO Carlos Ghosn, has overseen the launch of more than 25 models, including such standouts as the Z350, Murano and Cube. A half-dozen more will come on stream in fiscal 2004, as Nissan tries to further integrate its product development and manufacturing operations with ...

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