January 1st, Nina Vesterby will join Egmont Publishing Norway as new CEO. She is 40 years old and comes from a position as CEO of HomeNet AS. Nina Vesterby will replace Espen Asheim who will join FSN Capital.
With the appointment of Nina Vesterby (40), Norway’s largest magazine publisher, Egmont Publishing, is welcoming a CEO with solid financial as well as commercial experience.
Nina Vesterby has had a strong career in the telecom industry with a number of leading positions. For the past six years,Nina Vesterby has been CEO of HomeNet AS, a division in the EQT owned Broadnet, in which she has also been a part of the top management. HomeNet delivers broadband to the consumer market and during the last years HomeNet has renewed its strategy and adjusted to the market with significant progress in turnover and revenue as a result.
Alongside the position as CEO Nina Vesterby has completed an MBA in Strategic Management from NHH Norwegian School of Economics.
Chairman of the Board in Egmont Publishing Norway, Torsten Bjerre Rasmussen,is looking forward to Nina Vesterby joining his management team in Egmont Publishing – one of four divisions in the Egmont media group.
“We are welcoming a convincing new leader in Egmont Publishing. Nina has solid experience. She has worked with both operational and developmental issues, has strong digital skills and an excellent sense of the costumers. On top of that, Nina has a winning character and a large engagement. I am convinced that she will learn the publishing business fast, since she will join an organisation and a group of leaders with strong skills,” Torsten Bjerre Rasmussen said.
Nina Vesterby is excited to join Egmont Publishing Norway.
”Egmont Publishing is an great company with competent employees and a number of strong magazine titles and digital positions. I look forward to being in charge of an ambitious organization with a long and convincing history as a leading publisher and a proven track record of continuous adjustment to the market.I see many similarities to the challenges and possibilities, I have worked with up until now, and I see a bright future for Egmont Publishing,” she said.
Nina Vesterby takes on the position as CEO on January 1st, 2019