Bloomberg: Renault-Nissan Alliance Denies Talks to Buy Out French State

Maryann Keller, principal of MK&A, was quoted by Bloomberg on the potential merger between Renault and Nissan. Maryann states, “You can collaborate without ownership,” Keller said. “It’s probably the best way.” Maryann also explained that the auto industry has a history of failed attempts to combine companies. This article can be read at the below link:

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-03-07/renault-nissan-alliance-denies-report-of-buying-out-french-state

 

Incidentally, in 1998, just after the DaimlerChrysler merger, Maryann made the fateful prediction that the merger would fail. A copy of her opinion piece can be read at the below link:

https://maryannkeller.com/timeline/daimlerchrysler-announce-merger-maryann-immediately-predicts-merger-will-not-work/

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