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RTL Group has announced the resignation of two members of its board of directors as a consequence of a recent change in the group’s ownership structure.

Following the transfer of 7.5% held by German newspaper group WAZ Gruppe to Bertelsmann, Erich Schumann and Lutz Glandt stepped down from their posts as of Sept. 28, RTL said in a statement. WAZ managing partner Schumann had been a member of the RTL board since 2002, WAZ managing director Glandt since 2003.

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