Jan Kunarth is to head up Rewe Groups Penny Germany division

Jan Kunarth is to head up Rewe Group's Penny Germany division

Rewe Group, the German retail giant, has appointed Jan Kunath as the head of its Penny Germany division, effective immediately.

He will report into Rewe Group Board member Armin Rehberg. The management of the group will remain otherwise unchanged.

Previously working under Josef Sanktjohanser, Kunarth was general manager of the company's national business specialists division, which included toom Hardware and ProMarkt.

He will remain as the director of transGoumet Holding, the company's cash & carry for the food service industry.