Management Team

Rolv Erik Ryssdal
CEO

Rolv Erik began his career in investment banking at ABN AMRO, where he worked from from 1987 to 1990. He then spent more than two decades working at Schibsted Group, holding various management positions, including CEO of Aftonbladet from 1999 to 2005, CEO and Managing Director at Verdens Gang AS from 2005 to 2008, CEO of Schibsted Classified Media from 2008 to 2009 and CEO of Schibsted Media Group from 2009 to 2018.

Rolv Erik has been an independent Director at Danske Bank A/S from 2014 to 2019. He graduated ofva Master’s degree of Business and Economics from BI Norwegian Business School and a MBA from INSEAD.
Shares held in Adevinta: 150,177 including shares hold by close associates.

 


Uvashni Raman
CFO

Uvashni Raman has been CFO of Adevinta ASA since February 2019. Her previous positions include CFO of Naspers’ Video & Entertainment Business from 2016 to 2018, CFO of South32 Australian Region (demerger from BHP) as well as holding various operational and strategic finance and commercial roles within BHP between 1999 to 2015, including Segment CFO of BHP’s Global Iron Ore and Manganese businesses. She is a Chartered Accountant from the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants and she holds a Bachelor of Commerce with Honours from the University of KwaZulu-Natal.
Shares held in Adevinta: 18,855


Antoine Jouteau
CEO Adevinta France

Antoine is currently CEO at leboncoin Group and CEO Adevinta France. He joined Schibsted in 2009, holding various management positions at leboncoin, including Director of Business Development (from 2009 to 2012) and Deputy General Manager (from 2013 to 2015).

He holds a Master’s Degree at Skema Business School and a Master’s Degree in Marketing Research at Université Paris Dauphine.

He is a member of the Advisory Board at Orchestra-Prémaman since 2017 and since 2017, Board Member of Mobile Marketing Association.
Shares held in Adevinta: 31,891


Gianpa Santorsola
CEO Adevinta Spain & Brazil

Gianpa is currently CEO at Adevinta Spain. He joined Schibsted in 2011, Senior Vice President of online classifieds division (SCM) since 2012. Executive Vice President of Emerging Markets at Schibsted ASA from 2015 to 2017. Gianpa has an MBA from Bocconi University, MBA from INSEAD. He previously was an Engagement manager from 2009 to 2011 at McKinsey & Company.

Member the Board at OLX Brasil since 2017.
Shares held in Adevinta: 42,197


Ovidiu Solomonov
VP Global Markets & Ventures

Ovidiu is Vice-President for Global Markets and Ventures at Adevinta since 2018. He is responsible for Adevinta’s online classifieds in emerging market operations: Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Hungary, Ireland, etc., and ventures investments in start-ups in real estate, future of work, fintech, mobility and more. His background lies in management consulting, private equity and telecoms. He was the Founder of  several startups. He joined Adevinta (previously Schibsted)  in 2014, holding various management positions and board roles. He was Board Member at Schibsted Spain (from 2016 to 2018). He has been a Board Member in Willhaben Internet Service GmbH & Co KG and Board Member in Distilled SCH since 2018.

He holds an MBA from INSEAD and untertook the Stanford Executive Program in General Management and the Executive Program at Singularity University.

Shares held in Adevinta: 9,114


Renaud Bruyeron
Chief Product & Technology Office

Renaud is currently Chief Product & Technology Officer of Adevinta. He was previously CTO at leboncoin (from 2013 to 2016) and then became VP Engineering, Marketplaces at Schibsted (from 2016 to 2017). He also held the SVP Technology and Data Officer at Schibsted Marketplaces from 2017. He was also CTO at Ekino (from 2010 to 2013).

He holds an MSc in General Engineering from Ecole Centrale in Paris, and a MSc in Computer Science from UCLA. He has an MBA from INSEAD.
Shares held in Adevinta: 15,783


Nicki Dexter
Communications & People Engagement

Nicki is currently SVP People and Communications in Adevinta. She began her career at O2 (previously Telefónica UK), (from 2005 to 2011).  She hold various position in Human Resources, including HR Director at Telefonica Digital (from 2015 to 2017), Vice president of HR, Product and Technology and SVP People & Communications at Schibsted since 2017.  She has a Bachelor’s Degree, BA Human Resources Management from Southampton Solent University.
Shares held in Adevinta: 7,045