Infomedia and Retriever join forces

Infomedia Group is merging with Swedish Retriever Group strengthen their presence in media monitoring and intelligence. The ambition is to create the necessary scale to continue to be able to offer competitive products to our customers.

The companies operate in a market that is constantly changing through new technologies and global competitors. Through a merger, we will be even better equipped to invest in development and technology to continue to offer quality products in media analysis. With this, we create the right conditions to be able to provide our customers with monitoring and insights in a dynamic media landscape that is affected by social media, fake news, and new AI solutions.

– The merger is a logical next step for Infomedia. We will be able to benefit from both companies’ respective skills and resources and create better conditions for improving our services together, says Martin Ove Rasmussen, CEO of Infomedia Group.

– The merger enables the investments required in the coming years to continue to offer the best products and services for our customers, says Robert Söderling, CEO of Retriever Group.

In the merger, a new holding company will be created, jointly owned by Infomedia’s current owners, JP/Politikens Hus and Berlingske Media, and Retriever’s owners, the Swedish news agency TT and the Norwegian news agency NTB.

In conjunction with the merger, Robert Söderling will be appointed CEO of the new company and Martin Ove Rasmussen will join the executive management team.

The merger took effect Friday, June 28th, 2024.

If you have any questions, please contact:

Martin Ove Rasmussen
CEO, Infomedia Group
+45 31 40 76 66

Robert Söderling
CEO, Retriever Group
+46 70 99 97 79

About Infomedia Group

Infomedia Group is a supplier of media intelligence solutions and provides media monitoring, media analysis, and communication insight, as well as real-time news data and software for social media management. Since its inception in 2002, Infomedia has expanded both organically and through acquisitions, including the world’s leading news crawler, Opoint, in 2018 and M-Brain’s Norwegian and Swedish media monitoring activities in 2019. The Infomedia group has a turnover of approximately EUR 36 million and has a total of approximately 200 employees in Copenhagen, Aarhus, Stockholm, Oslo, Helsinki, and Tallinn.

About Retriever Group

Retriever Group is a company in media analysis and communication insight, delivering media monitoring and analysis from printed newspapers, online, TV, radio, podcasts and social media in one digital platform. Retriever was formed in 2002 through a merger of Nordiska Nyheter and Infolibis. Sales amount to approximately EUR 40 million and the Group has approximately 200 employees in offices in Oslo, Stockholm, Copenhagen and Helsinki.