Schibsted’s Strömblad to retire
19 Feb 2013
After 25 successful years in senior management positions at Schibsted Media Group, most recently as executive vice-president responsible for sales, Gunnar Strömblad (61) will go into partial retirement on March 31. He will continue as a board member of Schibsted Sverige Tillväxtmedier, the company said.
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