Diniz wants to up Carrefour stake, seeks board seat, sources say

jueves 9 de abril de 2015 16:51 GYT

SAO PAULO, April 9 (Reuters) - Brazilian tycoon Abilio Diniz, who on Thursday doubled his stake in Carrefour SA , has intentions to increase his stake in the French retailer and enjoys the support of other major shareholders to take a seat on the company's board, sources with knowledge of the situation said.

(Reporting by Guillermo Parra-Bernal; Editing by Chris Reese)