Nissan Americas names Carla Bailo senior vice president of research and development, effective April 1. She will be the first American to hold the title. Bailo will be responsible for all vehicle engineering and development operations in Michigan, Arizona, Mexico and Brazil, Nissan says. The Nissan Americas region comprises the U.S., Canada, Mexico and Brazil, plus Latin American and Caribbean countries. Bailo will replace Motohiro Matsumara, who holds the now-defunct title of ...

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