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Krueger starts in his predecessor's shadow

Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 05:50
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As Mr Krueger (seated) takes over as CEO, Mr Reithofer will become BMW's chairman.

Munich

THE first test facing BMW AG's new chief executive officer will be to emerge from the shadows of the predecessor who will be watching over his shoulder as chairman.

Norbert Reithofer's probable shift to chairman from CEO on Wednesday without the recommended two-year break