Bertelsmann AG's Reinhard Mohn Passes On
October 5, 2009 at 5:39 AM (PT)
REINHARD MOHN, the patriarch and founder of post World War II media giant BERTELSMANN AG has passed on at the age of 88 (10/03). MOHN was its CEO from 1947-1981.
Current BERTELSMANN CEO HARTMUT OSTROWSKI commented, "All of us at BERTELSMANN, the entire nation, as well as our friends in EUROPE and the rest of the world, have lost an entrepreneur and benefactor par excellence."