Jens Dunkel was appointed CEO of Karstadt Sports in July 2019. Prior to this, he has been Head of Purchasing at Karstadt Sports since October 2017. The experienced retail manager looks back on a long-standing career in the German retail sector. He previously held various management positions at Aldi Nord. He was part of the management team at Penny. In the last few years, he was Managing Director of coop eG responsible for purchasing and category management and played a major role in the reshaping process and the cooperation between of coop eG and the Rewe Group.