Patrick Kaudewitz, CEO of Schwarz Group’s Kaufland banner, has reportedly left the business with immediate effect, with ‘personal reasons’ cited. Employees were informed of the move in message sent this morning (14 March) to all staff. Kaudewitz has been in charge of the compact hypermarket business since 2015. His successor will be announced soon, according to the company.

Source: Tagesspiegel.de