Stefan Betzold

Managing Director
Axel Springer Digital News Media Germany


Stefan Betzold is Managing Director at SPRING Axel Springer Digital News Media in Germany, overseeing the digital activities of 25 digital media brands with market-leading publications like BILD and WELT. Along with the editorial teams, SPRING is innovating the news media brands with product, platform technology and commercial development. Before joining Axel Springer in 2009, Stefan was Co-Founder and Managing Partner at a digital media agency and worked in various leading roles at AOL. Stefan has 18 years work experience in digital media and holds a master degree in Business and Marketing.

About Axel Springer Digital News Media Germany

Axel Springer SE is one of the world's largest digital publishers in terms of reach and a pioneer in digital subscription offerings. With headquarters in Berlin, the company is active in more than 40 countries with more than 16.000 employees. Axel Springer is a leader in digital publishing as well as digital classifieds. The media portfolio covers independent, informative and entertaining publishing products with leading brands as BILD, WELT and BUSINESS INSIDER. The classified portfolio spans across the StepStone Group and AVIV Group with a strong set of leading job and real-estate marketplaces.

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