On Saturday 07th November, 2015, Mr. Takuji Yamada, President and CEO of American Honda Motor Company Inc. (AHMC) paid a visit to Classic Motors, Richmond Street, a division of ANSA McAL’s Automotive Sector which represents the Honda brand.
Mr. Takuji Yamada whose career with Honda began in 1980, has held several high-profile positions with the Japanese public multinational corporation. In addition to being the president and CEO of AHMC, he also holds the positions of president of Honda North America and COO of North America Regional Operations of Honda Motor Company Ltd. He concurrently served as Managing Executive Officer of Honda Motor Company since 2012.
Mr Jerome Borde, Automotive Sector Head and Mr Daryl Young, General Manager, Classic Motors had extensive discussions with Mr. Yamada on growing the Honda business. Mr. Yamada was particularly interested in Trinidad and Tobago’s CNG industry where the Honda City is the only OEM available in the market.
This was Mr Yamada’s first visit to Trinidad and Tobago.