General Manager Telegraaf Landelijke Media Harry de Wit leaves Telegraaf Media Groep

Harry de Wit has decided to resign as General Manager Telegraaf Landelijke Media. Since 2002 Harry de Wit has held several management positions within TMG and he has made a significant contribution to the development of the company.

As part of the announced reorganisation, it was already determined upon that the position of General Manager Telegraaf Landelijke Media would disappear, after which he would possibly be offered another management position within the new core business of TMG. However, Harry de Wit has decided to accept another challenge outside of TMG.

In consultation with the Supervisory Board is has been decided that he will step down as General Manager. By doing this, he hopes to contribute to a further de-escalation of internal tensions.

This is a public announcement by Telegraaf Media Groep N.V. pursuant to section 17 paragraph 1 of the European Market Abuse Regulation (596/2014).

About Telegraaf Media Groep
Telegraaf Media Groep N.V. (TMG) is one of the largest Dutch media companies, with strong brands such as De Telegraaf, DFT, Telesport, Metro, Autovisie, Privé and VROUW; regional dailies such as Noordhollands Dagblad and Gooi- en Eemlander; digital brands such as GeenStijl, Dumpert and Gaspedaal; Classic FM and – through a strategic collaboration with Talpa – national radio stations Sky Radio, Radio Veronica, Radio 538 and Radio 10. We also have dozens of other brands and titles that focus on providing local news, entertainment or e-commerce (e.g. GroupDeal). Through Keesing Media Group, we are market leader in Europe in the field of puzzle magazines and digital puzzles. It is TMG’s mission to provide consumers with high-quality, personalised and relevant news, sport and entertainment 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, via any available form of distribution. For more information about TMG, go to