Press & News


Schibsted in EU-hearing on new e-Privacy proposal

On Tuesday, Raoul Grünthal presented Schibsted Media Group’s view on the new e-Privacy proposal in a hearing in the European Parliament.

Frode Nordseth named Chief Operating Officer of Schibsted Product and Tech

Frode Nordseth is moving into a new job – from GM in Schibsted Spain to a new key role as Chief Operating Officer (COO) in Schibsted Product & Technology.

SVT profits from the rules and distorts competition

Aftonbladet’s Publisher, Sofia Olsson Olsén, and the Managing Director of TU (The Swedish Media Publishers’ Association), Jeanette Gustafsdotter, argues that the public service broadcaster SVT is stretching the terms of its broadcasting permit and distorting competition when providing Facebook with content. SVT receives SEK 8.1 billion annual in license funds. The two are

Digital Subscriptions Surge for Schibsted Newspapers

More than 500,000 digital-only subscribers underline shift in how news is consumed and monetized.

Schibsted results 4th quarter 2016

Today, Schibsted Media Group released its Q4 2016 report. EBITDA ex. Investment phase increased 9 percent to NOK 682 million.

Top French politicos seek out Leboncoin

Leboncoin was the center of attention when France’s President, François Holland, visited their booth at this week’s renowned Entrepreneurs Fair in Paris.

The winners of Schibsted Sales Awards 2017

Tori’s Kennet Jokisalo has been awarded Sales Person of the Year, while Michael Hili from Schibsted Sales and Inventory is Sales Manager of the Year at Schibsted Sales Awards in Copenhagen tonight.

Record Traffic in 2016 for scores impressive traffic and listing growth, driven by mobile app adoption

Schibsted Spain acquires Habitaclia

With the purchase of Habitaclia, a real estate portal specializing in the Mediterranean, Schibsted strengthens its leadership in the Spanish real estate sector.

Change of editor-in-chief in VG – New head of Norwegian media houses

Torry Pedersen (59) is leaving VG to lead Schibsted’s publishing business area in Norway. The Board of VG has appointed news editor Gard Steiro (40) as the new editor-in-chief and CEO. The changeover will take effect from 9 January 2017.

Redaktørskifte i VG og ny sjef for Schibsted Norges mediehus

Torry Pedersen (59) slutter i VG for å lede Schibsteds publisistiske virksomhet i Norge. Styret i VG har ansatt nyhetsredaktør Gard Steiro (40) som ny sjefredaktør og administrerende direktør. Skiftet finner sted fra 9. januar 2017.

LinkedIn names Azeem Azhar #6 top influencer

Schibsted’s own VP of Venture Foresight, Azeem Azhar, has been named one of the UK’s top influencers in LinkedIn’s Top Voices of 2016 chart.