|Founded||1749; a privately owned company.
In possession of the family de Gruyter since 1897
|Shareholders||Descendants of Walter de Gruyter|
|CEO||Dr. Sven Fund, Anke Beck, Carsten Buhr|
|Subject areas||General Reference Works, Classical and Ancient Near Eastern Studies, Library and Information Science, History, Art, Music, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Design, Literary Studies, Linguistics & Communication, Theology, Judaism, Religion, Philosophy, Mathematics, Medicine, Natural Sciences, Information Technology, Engineering, Law; Social Sciences and Economics|
Five independent advisors from economics and academia