The media company Gruner + Jahr, editor-in-chief occupied his weekly magazine “Stern”. Christian Krug will leave after almost four and a half years, the “star”editor-in-chief, told Gruner + Jahr. 1. January 2019 he will be editor-in-chief for new fields of business.

“Under his leadership, the “star” journalist taken care of for headlines – such as with the reporting on the attacks in Paris in 2015, the G20 summit in Hamburg last year, and especially the Interview with the former SPD leader Sigmar Gabriel, in explaining his resignation to the Chancellor candidacy,” – said in the Press release.

publishing boss Julia Jäkel said: “I thank you Christian pitcher very warmly for his excellent work and his great commitment to the “star”. We are now looking forward very much to working with Christian in the new task.”


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