Press release

Maylis Chevalier Becomes G+J Espa;ntilde;a Group Publishing Director

Hamburg, 28 January 2010 –

Maylis Chevalier takes over as Group Publishing Director of G+J Espa;ntilde;a on 1 February 2010. In this role, she will be responsible for the strategy and business of all G+J Espa;ntilde;a magazine titles, including COSMOPOLITAN, GEO, MIA, MARIE CLAIRE, MUY INTERESANTE, MUY JUNIOR and SER PADRES HOY as well as their special editions and supplements.

Born in France, Maylis Chevalier studied Management and Economics at the ;Eacute;cole Supé;rieure de Commerce de Grenoble and the Technische Universität Berlin. Her career began at Procter & Gamble in France. She then moved to Axel Springer Verlag in Prague, after which she built up the eLearning project "e-Malaya e.V." in Nepal as of 2003. Since 2006, Chevalier has been Director of Business & Strategy at Gruner + Jahr International, responsible for the strategy and controlling of G+J subsidiary companies in Spain, Latin America, Italy and Holland.

Markus Kley, CEO of G+J Espa;ntilde;a, says: "I am delighted to have gained Maylis Chevalier, an internationally experienced Publishing Director, for G+J Espa;ntilde;a. She has acquired great expertise regarding our Spanish magazines in recent years through various projects. I wish her the best of success in her new role."

Press enquiries:
Christian Merl
Vice President, Media Relations
20444 Hamburg
Phone+49 (0) 40 / 37 03 - 38 10
Telefax: +49 (0) 40 / 37 03 - 56 17

Maylis Chevalier