Abdelaziz Maaroufi, 25, of woodside End, Alperton, has been charged with the murder of 67-year-old Peter Marecheau.
Abdelaziz appeared at Willesden Magistrates' Court on Wednesday, 14 September.
Peter was assaulted on Friday, 9 September, in Abbey Industrial Estate in Alperton.
Police were made aware by the London Ambulance Service at 16:20 that a man had been taken to hospital after the assault.
A crime scene was put in place, and officers attended the hospital, where Peter was treated for a life-threatening head injury. He died two days after, Monday 12 September.
A post-mortem examination will be carried out in due course.
His next of kin are being supported by specially trained officers.
After Peter's death on 12 September, police arrested
A 25-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder
He was later charged as above.
Homicide detectives from the Met's Specialist Crime Command are leading the investigation.
Police are appealing to anyone with useful information to assist with the investigation and call 101 quoting CAD 4804/09Sep or call anonymous on 0800 555 111.©Standard Gazette, 2021. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s publisher is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Standard Gazette with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.