SINGAPORE (Sept 9): Nissan Motor Co was embroiled in another scandal over executive pay on Sept 5 after CEO Hiroto Saikawa admitted to being overpaid under a scheme designed by ousted chairman Carlos Ghosn in violation of internal procedures.

An internal investigation found that Saikawa and other executives had received improper compensation, a source with knowledge of the matter told Reuters, raising doubts about Saikawa’s pledge to improve governance in the wake of Ghosn’s arrest last year for alleged financial misconduct.

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