C&A Europe appoints Head of Market Central & Eastern Europe

C&A Europe appoints Benjamin Leth Andersen as Head of Market Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). He will take up his position on February 1, the clothing retailer announced on Friday.

Leth Andersen will be responsible for Central and Eastern Europe, ie Austria, Slovenia, Croatia, Romania, Hungary, Poland, Switzerland and the Czech Republic. From now on he will report directly to Chief Operating Officer Jason Morgan and follow in Norbert Scheele’s footsteps. Scheele is changing to the role of Head of European Expansion at C&A Europe and is working on the preparation and implementation of expansion projects in C&A stores, according to the announcement.

“With his wealth of experience in corporate strategy, marketing and commercial retail, Benjamin will unlock the immense growth potential of the CEE market and drive our transformation,” said Morgan.

According to his profile on the LinkedIn careers network, Leth Andersen spent six years in various roles at the Danish fashion jewelery retailer Pandora, most recently as Interim Sales Director for Northern Europe.