Thursday, 26 May 2016
BMW boss Harald Krüger plans, according to a media report a conversion of group management. The sales manager in Europe, Nicolas Peter should, replace CFO Friedrich Eichiner, reported the “Manager Magazin”. Even the shopping department wanted Kruger to recast. Other changes are possible, but not yet decided. The CEO check for several scenarios. The Supervisory Board should decide at the end of the summer it.
The 54-year-old Peter worked for many years as a controller. CFO Eichiner had his contract beyond the current BMW board members age limit of 60 years also extended and is nearing the AGM next year 62 years old. Even purchasing chief Klaus Draeger (59) is ruled out according to the report. His successor has not yet been decided. applies to favorites of the current engines CEO Markus Duesmann.
BMW boss Krüger took over as CEO in spring 2015 from Norbert Reithofer (59). He wants to prepare BMW with the strategy “Number One Next” in the future greatly changed requirements for automakers.