Niddal Salah-Eldin

managing director FreeTech Academy (via video)

Niddal Salah-Eldin is the managing director at FreeTech – Axel Springer Academy of Journalism and Technology. She joined from German press agency dpa in September 2021, where she served as deputy editor-in-chief and product and innovation lead and successfully developed new products and revenue streams for the news agency. Niddal has a track record in making meaningful change happen and creating positive impact in newsrooms, product, business & culture by unlocking the power of product mindset, diversity & sustainable innovation. She studied communications, political science and journalism in Mainz and Washington, D.C. She worked at Axel Springer’s WELT from 2014 to 2019 in different leading editorial roles, successfully creating impact for social media, partnerships, newsroom innovation, distribution & paid content.

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