Holtzbrinck Publishing Group

Holtzbrinck Publishing Group

The Holtzbrinck Publishing Group is one of the world’s leading publishing and media groups with business segments scientific publications (Springer Nature), educational offers (Macmillan Learning) and popular publishers (Macmillan Publishers). Our brand portfolio also includes digital companies focusing on science, education and content (Digital Science and Holtzbrinck Digital).

We have set it as our goal to be the industry leader in new developments and to continually redefine our entrepreneurial boundaries in order to remain successful in the rapidly changing, digitally-influenced media industry. The further technological development of our products and programs and the development of digital innovations are essential for us.

Springer Nature: As one of the leading scientific publishers and global market leader in the field of Open Access, we are constantly expanding our digital services. Our development teams work on topics such as automatic content production, knowledge graphs, and natural language processing.

ZEIT ONLINE: As one of the largest digital journalism platforms in the German-speaking market, we work, among other things, on making our offers more attractive and developing them further by forecasting trends and user interests.

Macmillan Publishers: We are making our publishers fit for the future with new digital offers and the digitization of business processes worldwide. Our German publishing houses include S. Fischer Verlag and Rowohlt Verlag.

DIGITAL SCIENCE: We develop technology solutions for a transparent and efficient research process. Our portfolio includes, among others, Overleaf and Dimensions, a research information system that links scientific publications with other relevant information and data sources.

Holtzbrinck Digital: With our digital companies in the fields of health, content, and education, we reach millions of people. Our portfolio includes the self-publishing platform epubli and amboss, a learning and knowledge platform for doctors. We are continuously developing our products and services for the future at the product and technology level.

Our development teams are working, among other things, on the following topics:

  • Natural Language Processing
  • Natural Language Generation
  • Argument Mining
  • Named-Entity Recognition and Relation Extraction
  • Recommender Systems
  • Semantic Search and Analysis
  • Knowledge Discovery in Databases
  • Human Computer Interaction



Julia Furtwängler, VP Employer Branding & Talent Acquisition