Schibsteds konsernledelse består av erfarne personer med bakgrunn fra norsk og svensk næringsliv og medievirksomhet.

Rolv Erik Ryssdal 


Rolv Erik Ryssdal became CEO of Schibsted on 1 June 2009. He joined the Schibsted Group in 1991 and has held several management positions including CEO of Aftonbladet (1999-2005), CEO of VG (2005-2008) and CEO of Schibsted Classified Media, the holding company for our international online classifieds operations (2008-2009). Rolv Erik Ryssdal holds an MA in Business and Economics from the BI Norwegian School of Management and an MBA in Business and Administration from INSEAD, France.

Read more about Ryssdal here.  


Trond Berger

EVP Chief Financial Officer

Trond Berger was appointed Executive Vice President of Schibsted ASA in 1999 and is in charge of the following business areas: Finance, Treasury, Investor Relations, Mergers and Acquisitions. Previous positions include: Investment Director with Stormbull (1998), Executive Vice President (CFO) of Nycomed ASA and Executive Vice President, Strategy and Business Development at Nycomed Amersham (1997-98), and partner at Arthur Andersen (1981-92). Berger is a board member of several Schibsted subsidiaries. Berger is a State-Authorized Public Accountant (1984), holds an MA in Economics from the BI Norwegian School of Management and is a graduate of the Norwegian Armed Forces’ Officer Candidate School (1977).


Rian Liebenberg 

EVP Chief Technology Officer

Rian Liebenberg joined the Group Management team in June 2015 as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for Schibsted Media Group, leading all Technology, User Experience, Data and Platform initiatives. 

Prior to joining Schibsted, Rian was the CEO for a 3D mapping and location services startup, where he led various venture financing rounds, helped take a platform & products to market, and established global commercial partnership relations. He previously worked as Director of Engineering at Google, where he built up R&D operations for Google across Europe, establishing the WebRTC standard & Google Hangouts, and worked on Google Talk and Google Adsense. Prior to that he led all Engineering initiatives for lastminute.com

Rian studied Computer Sciences in Cape Town, and was previously a Naval Officer in the South African Navy.


Lena K. Samuelsson 

EVP Communications, Brand & Public Affairs

Lena K. Samuelsson joined the group management team of Schibsted Media Group in September 2013. Samuelsson is a journalist and was during the 12 years prior to joining the group management team the editor-in-cheif of Svenska Dagbladet in Stockholm, a leading quality and business daily. 
She also worked at Aftonbladet for many years and serves on several boards such as Schibsted Norway, Hitta.se and 20 Minutos in Spain.


Tina Stiegler

EVP People and Strategy

 Tina Stiegler became part of group management team of Schibsted   Media Group in November 2015. Tina started in Schibsted as a   management trainee in 2002, and has since held positions as   organizational director in Verdens Gang (VG), as well as different   positions in Bergens Tidende and VG. Tina was COO/CFO in   Schibsted  Norway from 2012, and took on the role as project lead for   the reorganization project in 2015.

Tina holds a degree in economics and business administration (“siviløkonom”) from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH)/Pontíficia Universidad Católica de Chile, as well as studies in literature and French from the University of Bergen/Université de Nice-Sofia Antipolis.

EVP Strategy and Digital Transformation.
EVP Strategy and Digital Transformation


CEO Schibsted Media: Raoul Grünthal

Raoul Grünthal has been the CEO of Schibsted Sverige AB since the company was established in 2009. He is also chairman of the Board of Directors of Aftonbladet and Svenska Dagbladet. 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 founder of the financial daily newspaper Finanstidningen.


CEO Schibsted Marketplaces: Sondre Gravir

Sondre Gravir became a member of the Group Management team in November 2015 as EVP Europe, Established Sites.

Gravir joined Schibsted in 2007. Prior to Schibsted he spent 4 years in McKinsey&Company as a management consultant.
In Schibsted he has been the CEO in Bergens Tidende and Aftenposten, before joining FINN as the CEO in the beginning of 2015, where he has also been part of the board in two periodes since 2007.
He is the asset owner of Willhaben in SCM and has been a part of the SCM management team.

His educational background is from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH) and National University of Singapore (NUS). He also did the Norwegian naval officer school.