Super Retail Group appoints Managing Director, Auto

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by Anna Napoli

Super Retail Group (ASX:SUL) has appointed global retail executive Benjamin Ward as Managing Director, Auto.

He will lead the Group's Auto division and join the Executive Leadership Team from July 29.

Mr Ward brings  almost 25 years of retailing, product-sourcing, merchandise and store management expertise. He was most recently Managing Director, Global Business Coordination for ALDI Supermarkets based in Germany.

Chris Wilesmith, who joined Super Retail Group in 2006, will leave the business in August 2019.

Shares in Super Retail (ASX:SUL) are trading 1.1 per cent higher at $9.44.

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