Fact Sheet


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Founded 1749; a privately owned company.
In possession of the family de Gruyter since 1897
Incorporated since 1919
Shareholders Descendants of Walter de Gruyter
Managing Director
Carsten Buhr
Company divisions
Birkhäuser GmbH
De Gruyter Mouton
De Gruyter Oldenbourg
De Gruyter Saur
Deutscher Kunstverlag
Düsseldorf University Press
Walter de Gruyter Inc. (Boston branch)
Sellier de Gruyter (share)
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 Economic