Christian Horn Hanssen
Investment Manager, Schibsted Growth Norway
Christian studied Economics in Milan and Entrepreneurial Management in Boston. After his studies he worked for Schibsted Classified Media in Italy before he joined Schibsted Media Group as a trainee in 2008. After 3 years working in VG as a business developer he joined Schibsted Growth in 2012. Here, Christian headed up Marketing and Traffic Development for Schibsted Growth in Norway until 2016 when he transitioned into the role of Investment Manager. Christian serves as a Board member of Kickback AS, Møtesplatsen AB and Eiendomsmeglerguiden
Investment & Business Area Manager
Dan is an Investment Manager at Schibsted Growth and manages the business area Personal Finance. Dan has a background as a programmer and entrepreneur, corporate strategist and advisor. Board assignments include Lendo, Compricer, Kundkraft, Mitt Bolån, Schibsted Fintech and others.
Head of Collaboration Fund (Sweden)
Gustav joined the Growth team in 2013 and has a broad experience from sales, online marketing and product-, business development.
As Head of the Schibsted Collaboration Fund, he focuses on digital marketing, performance optimization and maximizing the synergy effects for our portfolio companies both externally and within the Schibsted ecosystem.
Business Development Manager
Johan works as Business Development Manager at Schibsted Growth in Sweden, within the business area Personal Finance, driving prioritized integration and development projects. He has a broad background mainly as management consultant with focus on strategy, market analysis and business development in a wide variety of branches.
Senior HR Manager
Josefina joined Schibsted in 2011, and Schibsted Growth in 2014. As a Senior HR Manager Josefina is a resource to our portfolio companies and their employees. Before joining Schibsted Josefina worked as a management consultant and with HR in leading positions at Canon and Hi3G.
Acting CEO, Schibsted Growth & Managing Director, Stockholm
Martin is the actincg CEO for Schibsted Growth since July 2017. Martin started in Schibsted in 2001 and has been working in several areas of the company, mainly within the Marketplace division. Martin was CEO for Blocket.se for more than 8 years and has worked actively with the international expansion of the Blocket concept.
Martin serves as Chairman of the board of Prisjakt and Personal Finance Sverige, board member of Lendo, Compricer, Kundkraft, Schibsted Fintech and others.
Petter joined Schibsted Growth in Stockholm as an Investment Analyst in 2017, and is now working in the New Models team based in Barcelona. Throughout the management trainee program, he has worked in various positions within Schibsted. Before joining Schibsted, he worked as management consultant at a large European consultancy. During his last year of study he wrote his master thesis for Schibsted Growth on the subject; Evaluation of new ventures.
Jussi is VP of New Models since 2017 and has a background as founding general manager for Schibsted’s marketplace business in Finland in 2009, later he worked as VP for European emerging market marketplace businesses. Before Schibsted, he was as internet entrepreneur for 15 years, working with fast growing online businesses in San Francisco, London, Frankfurt and Barcelona in addition to Helsinki.
Pontus focuses on investments opportunities that disrupts traditional publishing and media and has the potential to strengthen the core of Schibsted Publishing. Pontus has a background at Swedens leading media house Aftonbladet, most recently as sales- and marketing manager.
Astrid is the Transaction Manager in the New Models team, she focuses on finding startups that disrupt marketplaces with a novel approach to monetization; or startups that are exploring some new technology (blockchain, AI, machine learning, etc.). Astrid has a background as corporate and tech lawyer, as well as an entrepreneur in legaltech.
Florence is currently Investment Director for the New Models team, based in Barcelona. Prior to that, she worked in corporate strategy for Schibsted Marketplaces' mature markets in Barcelona for 2 years, and in investment banking in London and Hong Kong for 6 years, covering consumer goods mid and large caps as an equity analyst.