Otto Beisham

 

 

Age: 89

 

Summary: German billionaire businessman best known as the founder of Germany's largest retailer Metro AG who had revolutionized retailing in postwar Germany by introducing the concept of selling wholesale goods directly to customers.

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by unknown method

 

Born: January 3, 1924

 

Died: February 18, 2013

 

Location: Bavaria, Germany