CEO Axel Konjack is leaving

Zurich, 24 May 2018 – The present CEO of, Axel Konjack, is handing over the management of the leading Swiss property platform in October and will be moving to Ringier as COO International Marketplaces.


Axel Konjack joined in 2015. Previously, he was the Managing Director of the city portal, in which Axel Springer has a majority holding. Between 2006 and 2010, the 48-year-old was the Managing Director of the property portal, which also belongs to Axel Springer, and was among other things the manager of the Internet division at Axel Springer. Under the management of Axel Konjack, was able to continue to grow on the Swiss market over the last three years and expand its range of products both for business as well as private clients. In addition to functionalities and services, the takeover of successfully completed by Axel Konjack also contributed to this growth.


The Management Board of Tamedia regrets the decision of Axel Konjack and would like to thank him for his committed and successful contribution over the recent years. Information will be provided about the successor to Axel Konjack at the appropriate time.


Christoph Zimmer, Head of Corporate Communications & Public Affairs

+41 44 248 41 35,

About Tamedia

Tamedia is the leading private media group in Switzerland. The digital platforms, daily and weekly newspapers and magazines of Tamedia offer overview, classification and selection. The company was founded in 1893 and employs a staff of approximately 3,400 in Switzerland, Austria, Denmark, France, Germany, Israel, Luxembourg and Serbia. It has been traded at the Swiss stock exchange since 2000.

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