Mr. Kaudewitz acts as Chairman of the Board of SCP Retail Investments, S.A., one of SCP’s portfolio companies, and as a Senior Advisor to SCP in the grocery retail space.
Mr. Kaudewitz has held various executive positions at Lidl and Kaufland, including serving as Kaufland’s CEO between 2015 and 2019. He has extensive experience in new business development, logistics, and business restructuring, conducting full cycle administrative and operational management, developing and implementing a company’s development strategy and operational processes, and optimizing business processes and increasing efficiency.
Presently, Mr. Kaudewitz is a Member of the Advisory Board of IFCO, the world leader in Reusable Plastic Crates.
He holds an MBA from the University of the Armed Forces Munich.