08.04.2014

New boss for Media-Saturn's own brands: Klaus Lahrmann new interim CEO at Imtron GmbH

Ingolstadt, 08.04.2014: Klaus Lahrmann (51), up until now chief procurement officer (CPO) at Imtron GmbH and as such responsible for product management, service, quality management, as well as the Hong Kong office of Media-Saturn's own brands, is as of 1 April 2014 interim CEO of the company. In this capacity, he also retains his previous areas of responsibility until succession plans can be finalized. At the same time, his predecessor, Ditmar Krusenbaum, is moving to Media-Saturn Beteiligungsgesellschaft m.b.H., Media-Saturn's Austrian subsidiary, as CEO.

The management board of Imtron GmbH thus comprises Klaus Lahrmann, (interim) CEO and Claus Liedy, CFO. "Klaus Lahrmann brings with him extensive retailing and manufacturing experience, and he has been helping develop our own brands in a highly professional manner for over a year. With him, we will be able to seamlessly drive our own-brand strategy forward. We look forward to continued fruitful collaboration," says Klaus-Peter Voigt, CPO of Media-Saturn-Holding GmbH and responsible for Media-Saturn's own brands.

Prior to joining the group in February 2013, Klaus Lahrmann was Managing Director at Euronics International and General Manager Zone Central West at Sony.

Imtron GmbH is responsible for developing and marketing Media-Saturn's four own brands: ok. with products for the entry-level price segment across all product categories, KOENIC as the brand for high-quality household and domestic appliances, PEAQ for high-quality consumer electronics with focus on audio products, and ISY for functional accessories with a fresh, smart design. Media-Saturn's own brands are available at Media Markt and Saturn stores.

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