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Harcourt’s Candrian resigns for family business


Retor Candrian, head of business development and a member of the management committee of Harcourt, has resigned after seven years with the Zurich-based firm.

“Having worked with great enthusiasm at Harcourt for seven years, this was a difficult decision to take. But after in-depth deliberations, I decided to join my family’s business,” he said in a letter. “It is exciting for me to follow my passion for gastronomy and the hospitality industry, and to join a family tradition that has been cultivated for generations.”

Harcourt, which is now part of the Vontobel Group, has $4.84 billion in fund