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Profile of registrant

Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA

Identification number in the register: 26103486608-47
Registration date: 08/09/11 09:33:23

The information on this organisation was last modified on 20/08/13 09:48:10
The date of the last annual update was 20/08/13 09:48:10


Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA
Acronym:
Legal status: Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien mit einer SE (Societas Europaea)
Website address: http://www.bertelsmann.de

Sections

Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Companies & groups

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Thomas Rabe
Position: Vorstandsvorsitzender

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mrs  Irene Braam
Position: Head of the Brussels Liaison Office

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 270 Carl-Bertelsmann-Strasse 
Gütersloh 33311
GERMANY
Telephone number: (+49) 5241 80 0
Fax number: (+49) 5241 80 623 21
Other contact information: Adresse des Verbindungsbüros in Brüssel:

Chaussée d'Etterbeek 166
B-1040 Brüssel
Belgien
Telefon: +32 2 230 44 17
Fax: +32 2 230 37 54

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: Die Brüsseler Repräsentanz des internationalen Medienunternehmens Bertelsmann vertritt neben Bertelsmann auch die Unternehmensbereiche RTL Group, Penguin Random House, Gruner+Jahr sowie Arvato. Sie versteht sich als interne Consulting-Einheit, die bereits im Planungsstadium von Profit-Centern bezüglich rechtlicher und wirtschaftlicher Konsequenzen von EU-Initiativen kontaktiert wird und die Interessen des Unternehmens gegenüber den EU-Institutionen vertritt.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • sub-national
  • national
  • European
  • global

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 3
Complementary information: Für unsere Mitarbeiter ist es notwendig, über die aktuell in den Institutionen, insbesondere im Europäischen Parlament, diskutierten Themen informiert zu sein, um zur Beratung des Unternehmens bezüglich rechtlicher und wirtschaftlicher Konsequenzen von EU-Gesetzgebungsinitiativen beitragen zu können.

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Katharina Becker 22/08/13 20/08/14
Marc Sundermann 20/06/13 30/06/14
Jozefina Louisa Barbara Irene Braam 26/06/13 24/06/14

Activities

Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:


Digitale Agenda, Datenschutz, Urheberrecht

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Audiovisual and Media
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Culture
  • Enterprise
  • Home Affairs
  • Information Society
  • Internal Market
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Taxation

Networking

Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.




TPN (Transatlantic Policy Network), CMBA (Creative Media Business Alliance), ACT (Association of Commercial Television in Europe), IFPI (International Federation of the Phonographic Industry), FAEP (European Federation of Magazine Publishers), EPC (European Publishers Council), FEDMA (European Federation of European Direct Marketing)

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2012 - 12/2012
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 200000  € - 250000  €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 0 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:


Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.