Carlos Ghosn was reportedly planning to merge Renault and Nissan when he was arrested

Nov 20, 2018 - Quartz

Nissan and Renault have been linked in an alliance for nearly two decades, with each carmaker owning shares of the other. The architect of this intricate Franco-Japanese arrangement was Carlos Ghosn, the CEO of Renault and chairman of Nissan—but his future at both companies is in doubt following his arrest for financial misconduct in Tokyo on Monday (Nov. 19)

It now appears Ghosn had more than just an alliance in mind. According to the Financial Times (paywall), Ghosn was planning to mer...