Press & News


Former Editor-in-Chief at Aftenposten and VG, Espen Egil Hansen, to leave Schibsted

Espen Egil Hansen (54) is leaving Schibsted as of 1 September. Following his role as Editor-in-Chief and CEO at Aftenposten, Hansen has been leading Schibsted’s strategy work within the digital media market, identifying new, global opportunities. Now, after more than 30 years in Schibsted, Hansen has decided to seek new

Get to know Norway’s most up-and-coming startups

The Corona crisis has not only brought challenges but also opportunities for a number of technology companies. Schibsted and StartupLab are now launching a campaign to help increase the visibility of several startups they believe to have an extra high growth potential. As an initiative to promote the Norwegian startup

Committed to diversity and equality

At Schibsted we are committed to being an equal, inclusive and open-minded workplace. “We are convinced that our success depends on diversity and equality. To fulfil our mission to empower people in their daily lives, we need a workforce that represents all the users we serve,” says Britt Nilsen, Head

Winners of the Schibsted Sales Awards 2020

The Schibsted Sales Awards 2020 kicked off to honor the very best sales teams, salespeople and sales managers in Schibsted last night. Due to COVID-19 the event had to be carried differently than planned, forcing the project team to think of new ways to honor our employees regardless of the

Recruitment for Schibsted Management Trainee Program 2021 cancelled

Schibsted regrets to announce that recruitment to next year’s Management Trainee Program will not be carried out. “We are regrettably unable to carry out the necessary processes that the program and the candidates deserve during this period,” says Jonas Behrendt, Head of Schibsted Trainee Program at Schibsted. Since the launch

Schibsted and Adevinta customers save 25.3 million tonnes of greenhouse gases

Together with subsidiary Adevinta, Schibsted is launching its yearly Second Hand Effect report today, on United Nations’ World Environment Day. For 2019, the total amount of CO2e potentially saved through Schibsted and Adevinta´s marketplaces was 25.3 million tonnes, equivalent to almost 50 percent of total CO2e in Norway during one

Jussi Lystimäki appointed CEO of Schibsted Marketplaces Finland

Schibsted seeks to expand its presence in Finland. Schibsted’s mission is to provide leading online marketplaces, to build world-class media houses, and to help great companies scale. Schibsted has been on this mission in Finland with already for over a decade and is now strengthening its presence in Finland

Winners of the Schibsted Journalism Awards 2020

These awards celebrate and showcase outstanding journalism – stories that serve society, articles that give a voice to the unheard, and writing that puts the spotlight on issues that would otherwise have remained in the shadows. Each year we nominate the very finest work from our talented teams in three

Schibsted Results First Quarter 2020

Schibsted released its Q1 2020 report 06 May 2020. Q1 2020 DOCUMENTS AND LINKS Q1 2020 Presentation Q1 2020 Financials and analytical info (MS Excel) Q1 2020 Report Q1 2020 Webcast recording (Link) Q1 2020 Q&A conference call recording (MP3) Comments from the CEO “Taking into consideration the huge impact

Strengthening our public policy efforts in Sweden

Schibsted’s public policy department is being enhanced with the addition of specialist Anna Sööder. “The digital market will be subject to extensive regulation by the EU and Schibsted wants to contribute to the discussion on a functioning regulatory framework for digital services also in Sweden,” says Petra Wikström, Director of

VG provides corona symptom test in nine languages

With almost 1 million page views, VG’s Corona symptom test has become a success and a project illustrating how to reach new audiences. In VG, one of the absolute most important rules is to be first. So when the VG staff themselves started wondering whether they were infected by the

Schibsted Q1 2020 reporting

Schibsted will release its Q1 2020 results on 06 May 2020. Program for the day, 06 May 2020: 07:00 CET: Quarterly report, presentation material, financials and analytical information. 09:00 CET: As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Q1 2020 presentation will be held as a webcast only. Consequently, it