Rene Riedi

Rene Riedi

Chief Operating Officer


Rene Riedi is the RCOO for Region 2 of the Dufry Group of Companies, which covers the Caribbean markets, as well as all Latin American markets with exception of Brazil and Bolivia. Prior to his transfer to the United States in 2012, Mr. Riedi had been in the position of Chief Operating Officer Retail Region Eurasia & Asia, with executive responsibilities for all retail activities in the Middle East, Eastern Europe, CIS and Asia / Pacific. Prior to that, Rene Riedi had been in various commercial positions at the Group’s headquarters. Rene Riedi joined Weitnauer in 1993. In 2004, Weitnauer was acquired by Advent International and the company renamed to Dufry.

Prior to Weitnauer/Dufry, Rene Riedi worked for 6 years in sales and product marketing of a multinational FMCG Group (Unilever).

Rene holds a degree in Business Administration from the School of Economy and Business Administration Zurich.


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