Nissan LEAF Takes Center Stage at Clean Air Forum in Abu Dhabi

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 12 December, 2017: Nissan has announced its participation at the Clean Air Forum, that took place in Abu Dhabi on 10th and 11th December. During his keynote, Fadi Ghosn, Chief Marketing Officer at Nissan Middle East presented how the company is shaping the future of mobility through its Nissan Intelligent Mobility strategy – a vision that is tackling key global social issues, such as energy usage and climate change.

The official car for the forum was the Nissan LEAF, the company’s iconic electric vehicle, which is changing the way cars are driven, powered and integrated into society. Visitors to the forum experienced first-hand the innovative Nissan LEAF and its capabilities to drive positive impact to the environment. The Nissan LEAF received an award at the Clean Air Forum and was presented to Nissan by H.E. Khalifa Bin Salem Al Mansouri, Undersecretary at Department of Economic Development - Abu Dhabi, H.E Razan Khalifa Al Mubarak, Secretary General, Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi and H.E. Dr. Thani Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister, Ministry of Climate Change and Environment.

Kalyana Sivagnanam, President of Nissan Middle East and Regional Vice President Marketing and Sales for Africa, the Middle East and India, said “Showcasing the Nissan LEAF at the Clean Air Forum, gave us an opportunity to engage with attendees and educate them on our flagship electric vehicle. The feedback was overwhelmingly positive, and is a clear sign of the growing appetite of EV, as we look to introduce Nissan Leaf in the region.”