René Haßfeld

Chairman Managing Director

René Haßfeld, Chairman Managing Director toom Baumarkt GmbH worked for many years as a District Manager and later Managing Director at Lidl GmbH and moved to OBI GmbH as Regional Managing Director East in 2008. In 2012, the graduate industrial engineer joined toom Baumarkt as Managing Director and was responsible for sales and marketing. In 2018, he took over as Chairman of the Management Board.

toom Baumarkt GmbH

With around 350 stores in its portfolio (toom Baumarkt, B1 Discount Baumarkt and Klee Gartenfachmarkt), 14,400 employees and gross sales of around 2.7 billion euros, toom is one of the leading providers in the German DIY sector. The company belongs to the REWE Group, one of the leading trade and tourism groups in Germany and Europe. In 2015, the company achieved total external sales of over 52.4 billion euros. The REWE Group, founded in 1927, has 330,000 employees and 15,000 stores in 20 European countries.