Metro Seeks New Central Purchasing Manager, Platow Brief Says

April 24 (Bloomberg) -- Metro AG’s Chief Executive Officer Olaf Koch is looking for a new manager to centralize purchasing, Platow Brief reported, without saying where it got the information.

Gert Schambach, currently at Edeka Group and previously at Rewe Group, is being seen as a potential candidate, the German newsletter said.

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