Nissan Philippines Inc. (NPI) recently moved into a larger headquarters at the EcoPrime Building in Bonifacio Global City. This new space represents the company’s growth in servicing the requirements of the Filipino customer and industry.
The new office was formally inaugurated on July 16 and was attended by Nissan Asia and Oceania Regional Senior Vice President, Yutaka Sanada. He highlighted the Philippines as an important market in the region.
"This office opening is very symbolic of the importance of the Philippines for Nissan, not just in Asia and Oceania region, but globally. The Philippines is one of our fastest-growing markets worldwide," said Yutaka. This is evident in the sales of the Navara and the Terra as well as Nissan’s push to introduce the Nissan Leaf Next year.
"Today marks a key step in the growth story of Nissan creating a stronger platform for the launch of new technologies and electrification in the coming years," Yutaka added.
This new office is spread across two floors which presents 2,752 sq.m of floor space, including 12 meeting rooms and two conference rooms. NPI has also added state-of-the-art communication technologies that include network connectivity and video conferencing for better catering to and servicing the Philippine market.
This move to a bigger office follows NPI's growth with a record-breaking 40% by the end of 2018. It has strengthened itself as one of the top three automotive brands within the Chamber of Automotive Manufacturers of the Philippines, Inc. (CAMPI). It now holds a 8.7% market share compared to 5.3% in the previous year.