Bertelsmann Names New Chairman

19 December 2003

German media giant Bertelsmann has named Dieter Vogel as its new supervisory board chairman.

Vogel was deputy to Gerd Schulte-Hillen, who quit last month after falling out with chief executive Gunter Thielen [WAMN: 20-Nov-03].

The new chairman takes up the post on January 1.

Data sourced from: The Wall Street Journal Online; additional content by WARC staff