Schibsted Sales Norway established

Schibsted establishes Schibsted Salg Norge and appoints Svein Eriksen (40) to head the company.

Svein Eriksen is currently CEO of Schibsted's online advertising network Webtraffic. Geir Jangås (40) is appointed Head of Operations. Jangås is currently product director for advertising products in FINN.no.

The company will be responsible for a number of joint projects and initiatives across Schibsted Norge.

"I'm very pleased to be offered this opportunity," says Eriksen, "Schibsted Norge will secure an even stronger position if we all pull together to enhance our capability to offer even better products to our advertisers."

"This marks a consolidated, top-level commitment to digital advertising products in Schibsted to address the technological and data-driven developments in the market. The new digital age offers many exciting possibilities," says Geir Jangås.

The new company's chair will be Sondre Gravir, CEO of Aftenposten. The company will have some staff on start-up but will be announcing a number of exciting positions in the time ahead.

"This is going to be an effective organization," says Eriksen.

Published: 11/26/2012 11:52 AM
Last updated: 11/26/2012 11:54 AM