We are Bauer Media

Understanding audiences

We have become an enduringly successful media company by focusing on creating content that matters to millions of people across Europe. Our offering spans print and online publishing to audio broadcasting and entertainment, alongside investments in other media and technology sectors. Family-owned in the 5th generation, Bauer Media focuses on the long-term, with a consumer-first mindset that guides us across our increasingly diverse portfolio. Our workforce of 15,000 shares the Purpose, to deliver content and services that enrich people‘s everyday lives.

We accompany people through everyday life

We create content and provide services that matter most to millions of people around the world. We are guided by regular research and analysis of our markets and target groups, which allows us to understand our readers, users, listeners, and advertisers and know exactly how to engage, inform and entertain. As a family-owned business, Bauer can operate quickly, with short decision-making cycles and a single vision: growth for the future.

Yvonne Bauer


"I’m dedicated to creating long term value for our customers and their communities. As a family-owned company our planning horizon spans decades rather than years and months."