(1968) director / publisher of De Cooperatie, a newly created collective for freelance journalists. Teun is de former publisher/director of weekly De Groene Amsterdammer, he speaks regularly on politics, culture and media, and is seen as transverse but original and inspiring thinker. Gautier was at a young age director of a division of Reed Elsevier and its 29th member of the Dutch management. He said goodbye to launch a number of companies, made several (interim) assignments, including at De Telegraaf, Free Press Unlimited and Het Concertgebouw and landed in 2009 his great love De Groene Amsterdammer. He was also president of a political party in Amsterdam. Since coming to De Groene Amsterdammer the business grows fast. Gautier initiated the acquisition of Literary Magazine Guide, the company moved and sorted out the debts. De Groene Amsterdammer is now considered thriving outsider in the turbulent world of publishing and co-founder of the correspondent, the new journalistic platform from Rob Wijnberg. Following an in-depth research into new business models, he started De Cooperatie.
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