Setting the legal standard

The Karnov mission is to become the indispensable partner for all legal and T&A professionals in Scandinavia, leveraging must have content with in-depth knowledge and providing innovative technologies to improve practitioners’ work.

By doing so we will set the standards for how legal and T&A practitioners access the law and manage their practices more efficiently

Our ambition

Management


Flemming Breinholt, CEO

Flemming Breinholt

Chief executive officer

Nina Varming-Petersen, CTO

Nina Varming-Petersen

Chief technology officer

Dora Clausen, CFO

Dora Clausen

Chief financial officer

Jesper Mortensen, CSO

Jesper Mortensen

Chief sales officer

Anne Nørvang Hasnen, CCO

Anne Nørvang Hansen

Chief content officer

Jon Boström

Jo Boström

Chief sales officer - Sweden

Our ambition

Our ambition is to become the indespensable partner for legal and Tax & Accounting professionals across Scandinavia: to achieve this we have defined 4 areas of focus.

1

Content

We are working towards a complete set of content across all legal and tax & accounting areas in Scandinavia.

We want to provide access to the complete width and depth of relevant content through our online services.

2

Guided research

We want to guide our users through all information, both external and internal, though the use of state of the art technology

We aim to do this by delivering a customized user experience, tailored to the needs of the specific user.

We want to guide the user quickly to the answer that bears more relevance, without the fear of having missed essential information

3

Workflow efficiency

We aim to present content and functionality where it has the most value; at the right time in the workflow of the user.

This means potential integration of Karnov Group tools with external software solutions.

We want to use our understanding of our customers workflow and our knowledge of technology drivers to build essential workflow tools, and make content available on new media channels.

4

Leveraging brand and platform

We want to help our customers attract new business, by

  • Ensuring continuous knowledge development, on the platforms that suit our customers
  • Being the industry’s knowledge forum, creating a center for thought leadership and debate

Our history - Key milestones

1867

Ugeskrift for Retsvæsen

Ugeskrift for Retsvæsen is published for the first time.

1924

Magnus Karnov

Magnus Karnov publishes the first edition of collected laws.

1948

Karnovs Lovsamling

Fourth edition is published, and is named Karnovs Lovsamling.

1974

EF-Karnov

EF-Karnov (now EU Karnov) is published.

1979

Sweden

Karnov Sweden is established.

1985

Mostrups Forlag

The Karnov family sells the publishing rights to Mostrups Forlag.

1993

CD rom

Lovsamlingen is published on CD rom, with a twice yearly update.

2000

Karnov Online

Karnov Online is launched.

2011

GMT

GMT acquires Karnov Group from Thomson Reuter.

2015

FAPI

FAPI acquires Karnov Group.