Torry Pedersen is Head of Publishing in Schibsted Norway. He started to work as a journalist back in 1981. Most of his career he has been with VG – Norways most read news outlet. For 22 years he was part of their top management team. He held from 2011-2017 the position as their editor-in-chief and CEO. Pedersen held the same position for their online arm from 2000-2008. During his reign VG has won numerous awards both nationally and internationally. Pedersen has also for many years been a member of numerous boards in the Schibsted Group.
Torry Pedersen was selected for the 2013 European Press Prize shorlist as ‘Editor of VG’