Responsible for over 400 print and digital consumer brands, Burda International is one of the largest media groups. With a strong focus on its digital portfolio and the international media market, it has been growing for several years. Innovation is the driving force behind the organization, which is building on its original roots and values as a family-owned company. It publishes more than 400 magazines around the globe. Burda's digital division contains successful, expanding companies that include e-commerce and marketing platforms, and rating and agency portals, alongside its holdings in social media sites. Burda has 165 million users, approximately 40 million paying consumers and 43,000 advertisers. Its commercial success is powered by some 10,000 employees around the world: Burda is active in 19 markets, above all in Germany, Europe, the United States and Asia. Burda International holds the #1 position in magazine publishing in the Russian speaking countries where it is also actively investing into startups.