MUNICH (Reuters) - Andreas Renschler, the former Daimler
Renschler, head of manufacturing at Mercedes-Benz Cars until his departure, is leaving Daimler of his own accord, Daimler had said on Tuesday, in a move that tightens Zetsche's grip on the company.
Responding to a question at an event in Munich about whether he knew anything about a rival job offer for Renschler, Zetsche said: "That is irrelevant to us as he will not work for a competitor in the foreseeable future due to the arrangements in his contract."
Earlier on Thursday, Stuttgarter Zeitung reported that Volkswagen
(Reporting by Edward Taylor; Writing by Christoph Steitz, editing by David Evans)