Group Management Team
Schibsted’s Group Management Team consists of experienced leaders from the Norwegian and Swedish media industry.
Kristin Skogen Lund
Kristin Skogen Lund, born in 1966, was appointed CEO of Schibsted 1. December 2018. She came from the position of Director General of the Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise. Previous positions include EVP at Telenor, CEO at the Schibsted companies Aftenposten, Scanpix and Scandinavia Online, as well as several positions at the Coca-Cola Company, Unilever and the Norwegian Embassy in Madrid. Kristin Skogen Lund has previously served as president of the Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise and as a member of the board of Ericsson and Orkla among others. She has been a member of the Global Commission on the Economy and Climate, and the ILO Global Commission on the future of work. She holds an MBA from INSEAD and a Bachelor’s degree in International Studies and Business Administration from the University of Oregon.
Number of shares in Schibsted ASA: Schibsted A-shares: 0, Schibsted B-shares: 290.
Chief Financial Officer
Ragnar Kårhus, born in 1963, was appointed Chief Financial Officer of Schibsted ASA 1. September 2019. He comes from the position of CEO in Telenor Broadcast. Ragnar Kårhus has broad experience from various positions in Telenor such as deputy CEO of the Nordic region, CEO of Telenor Norway and CFO in several Telenor companies. Ragnar Kårhus holds a Master of Business Administration from BI, the Norwegian School of Management.
Number of shares in Schibsted ASA: Schibsted A-shares: 0, Schibsted B-shares: 73.
Siv Juvik Tveitnes
EVP News Media
Siv Juvik Tveitnes, born in 1974, was appointed EVP, News Media on 1 January 2019. She comes from the position of COO Schibsted Media. She is also chairman of the Board of Directors of Aftonbladet and Svenska Dagbladet. Previous positions include CEO Bergens Tidende and Stavanger Aftonblad, Finance and Staff Director at Bergens Tidende, Project director at Media Norge, Business Developer at Bergens Tidende AS and Managing Consultant at Bekk Consulting AS. She has been a board member of Sparebank 1 SR-Bank. Tveitnes holds a Master of Science, Business Administration and Management from the University of Bath and a Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences from the University of Bergen.
Number of shares in Schibsted ASA: Schibsted A-shares: 507, Schibsted B-shares: 4,346 .
Christian Printzell Halvorsen
EVP Nordic Marketplaces and CEO of FINN.no
Christian Printzell Halvorsen, born in 1974, was appointed EVP Nordic Marketplaces and CEO of FINN.no 11th October 2019. Printzell Halvorsen comes from the position of CEO of Cxense, a global tech company. Prior to that, he spent ten years in senior roles in both Schibsted and FINN.no, as CEO of FINN.no and SVP Product, Schibsted Marketplaces based in Barcelona. He holds a Masters Degree in Computer Science and Information Systems from NTNU.
Number of shares in Schibsted ASA: Schibsted A-shares: 0, Schibsted B-shares: 113.
Raoul Grünthal, born in 1966, was appointed EVP, Next on January 1 2019. He comes from the position of CEO Schibsted Media and has previously been CEO of Schibsted Sverige AB. Raoul Grünthal was CEO of Svenska Dagbladet between 2006 and 2009, and in the period 2003-2006 he was CEO of the news agency TT. He also has experience from the financial industry and as a founder of the financial daily newspaper Finanstidningen.
Number of shares in Schibsted ASA: Schibsted A-shares: 17,484, Schibsted B-shares: 32,195.
Chief People & Corporate Affairs Officer
Mette Krogsrud, born in 1968, was appointed Chief People & Corporate Affairs Officer in April 2019. She came from the position of Managing Director of Korn Ferry Norway. Mette has held various roles as CHRO, Investment Director and Finance director across various companies (Elopak, Ard Group, SATS). She operated as Head of Talent and VP Organizational development in Schibsted ASA in the period 2005-2011. Krogsrud holds a masters degree in finance from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration in Bergen, Norway (NHH) and an MSc in Organizational Change from Ashridge Business School, UK.
Number of shares in Schibsted ASA: Schibsted A-shares: 63, Schibsted B-shares: 233.
Sven Størmer Thaulow
Chief Data & Technology Officer
Sven Størmer Thaulow, born in 1972, was appointed Chief Data & Technology Officer in March 2019. He comes from the position of Managing Director of Cisco Norway and is an experienced leader in the telecommunications and IT industry. He has previously worked in Telenor as COO of Telenor Digital, SVP in Telenor Group, CEO of Telenor Comoyo and Director of New Business Areas in Telenor Norway amongst other positions. Sven has an MSC (siv.ing) in Industrial Economics and Technology Management from NTNU in Trondheim, Norway, with computer science as a technical specialisation. Sven has also studied statistics as well as media and communication.
Number of shares in Schibsted ASA: Schibsted A-shares: 0, Schibsted B-shares: 983.