Jan-Gisbert Schultze joined Hubert Burda Media in 1998 and has supervised all the international activities of the Burda Rizzoli joint venture in Turkey, Greece, Italy, Asia, Germany and France. Later he was also responsible for two major publishing profit centres. Since its launch in 2000 he has supervised the group’s internet investment in Chip/Xonio Online. Before joining Hubert Burda Media, Jan-Gisbert was involved in the restructuring of an engineering group in eastern Germany. Before that he was a Senior Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Company.