James McCarthy

CEO, Nissan Ireland

James McCarthy has been Chief Executive Officer of Nissan Ireland since 2012. Prior to his appointment he was Managing Director of Corporate Finance Ireland for seven years. He is a lawyer by profession and holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Pittsburgh. Under James’s leadership, Nissan Ireland has been at the forefront of the development of the electric vehicle (EV) business in Ireland for the past five years. James is Chairman of Spinal Injuries Ireland and is a non-executive Director of Providence Resources plc.