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Just a stopgap

17 April 2015 By Olaf Storbeck

Volkswagen’s chairman has lost a power tussle at Europe’s biggest carmaker. But boardroom support for CEO Martin Winterkorn is only a stopgap. Finding a successor for the ageing and erratic Ferdinand Piech and simplifying an overly complex empire are the real challenges. 

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