Gerrit Rabenstein
Head of Strategic Relations News & Publishers, DACH

Gerrit Rabenstein is the Head of Strategic Relations for News & Publishers in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, working on partnerships between Google and the news industry.  In 2015, he was part of the team that launched the Digital News Initiative, Google's overarching framework for partnering and cooperating with the European news ecosystem.  He joined Google in 2012 to focus on Google News & Google Play in the DACH region.  He has worked in the news industry since 2000.