Eduardo Diez-Hochleitner, CEO of the newspaper 20 Minutos, will give a lecture at IE School of Communication, IE University in Segovia, entitled ”Truth, Lies, and 20 minutes.” The lecture gives an overview of Grupo 20 Minutos and Grupo Schibsted and explains how a freemedia group works, the challenges it faces and how it has had to adapt to market changes. The presentation will take place on Wednesday November 30th at 4.30pm in Sala de Refectorio on Segovia campus. Diez-Hochleitner will be accompanied by the Director of the Degree in Communication at IE University, Miguel Ángel Gabaldón.
Díez-Hochleitner holds a degree in Economics from Universidad Autónoma de Madrid and an MBA from IESE. He began his career in banking, working for Dresdner Bank in Germany, and 9 years for BNP in Spain and France. Later, he joined the Grupo Prisa, where he was General Manager until 2001. In 2002, he became a partner at the private equity fund Apax Partners until 2007. Since then, he has combined his 20-minute vice presidency of Spain with being on board of Bodaclick and Canalmail and Director of Infojobs and Más Móvil. He is currently the CEO of the newspaper 20 Minutos.