Karl-Heinz Holland (Former CEO Lidl)

Karl-Heinz Holland

Karl-Heinz served for six years as CEO of Lidl Group, the pioneering German food retailer.

He drove the expansion of Lidl across Europe and established it as one of the continent’s leading food retailers. In a 23-year career with Lidl, Karl-Heinz was responsible for purchasing, marketing and international logistics prior to his appointment as CEO in 2008. Karl-Heinz has extensive expertise and leadership experience in the international retail arena. He is currently Chairman of the Board of the DSD - Duales System Holding GmbH & Co. KG as well as Member of the Supervisory Board of Zooplus AG.