Theodor Paul Albrecht

teaching jobs | Theo AlbrechtIn a successful jobs career, lot of people are expecting lot from you.

Theodor Paul Albrecht, generally known as Theo Albrecht (born March 28, 1922), is a German entrepreneur, who in 2007 was ranked by Forbes magazine as the 20th richest person in the world, with a net worth of $23.5 billion. He owns and was the CEO of the Aldi Nord discount supermarket chain. In the US he owns the Trader Joe's specialty grocery store chain. His brother Karl Albrecht owns the Aldi Süd discount supermarket chain. The two chains originally were a single family enterprise until a friendly division of assets in 1960. Aldi Süd operates the Aldi groceries in the United States. So Aldi and Trader Joe's, while owned by the brothers, have separate and distinct ownership and operations.
In 1971, Theo was kidnapped for 17 days. A $3 million ransom was paid for his release.

Both Albrecht brother are reclusive and little is known about their private life. The last published photo of Theo Albrecht dates to 1971, one day after his kidnapping. Another photo of the two Albrecht brothers together has been taken in 1987 by the journalist Franz Ruch.

Theo Albrecht

1 Comment:

  1. Jobs Classifieds said...
    in some point just like with Theodor Paul Albrecht it is really hard to be so successful with your job, all eyes are on you and because of this when you thought you are doing everything for your welfare, there are danger...

    Career Change

Post a Comment