02/25/2012 01:37 pm ET Updated Apr 26, 2012

Warren Buffett's Successor? Here Are Four Potential Choices

Feb 25 (Reporting By Ben Berkowitz; Editing by Eric Beech) - Legendary investor Warren Buffett said on Saturday that Berkshire Hathaway has identified who will succeed him as chief executive of the conglomerate, though he did not actually name the CEO-in-waiting.

Investors said the fact Berkshire made a choice was a relief, but speculation remains as to who the person might be. Following are some Berkshire executives seen as possible successors to Buffett:

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