Daimler to put extra board member in charge of China-report
FRANKFURT Nov 18 (Reuters) - German luxury carmaker Daimler will enlarge its management board to put a top executive in charge of its troublesome Chinese car business, a German magazine reported on Sunday.
The additional eighth executive board seat will be created at the group's upcoming supervisory board meeting, weekly Der Spiegel reported, without specifying its sources.
A Daimler spokesman declined to comment.
Daimler's flagship car brand Mercedes lags larger German premium names BMW and Audi in China. (Reporting by Ludwig Burger and Christiaan Hetzner; Editing by David Cowell)