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Volkswagen to replace HR chief with Gunnar Kilian - Spiegel

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(Reuters) - , which is working on a management overhaul that sources say could see it replace Matthias Mueller, is also planning to install a new of human resources, Germany's Spiegel magazine reported on Tuesday.

Without citing its sources, Spiegel said Karlheinz Blessing, who was appointed management with responsibility for human resources on Jan. 1, 2016, would be replaced by Gunnar Kilian, of VW's works council.

A declined to comment.

Spiegel said Blessing, a former of Germany's Social Democrats, could take a new role within VW.

Earlier on Tuesday, two people familiar with the matter said was set to replace Mueller with the of its core VW brand,

(Reporting by Emma Thomasson; Editing by Mark Potter)

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First Published: Wed, April 11 2018. 00:28 IST