Annual Report

Rethinking Workflows

“The pandemic has forced to remodel our workflows and coordination – especially when it comes to big news events such as the US election. The closely-knit, decentralised teams have worked extremely well. We will not be rolling that back.”

Louis Posern, 
Head of Politics, dpa
Now and then Louis finds himself working in the almost deserted Berlin newsroom. More than 300 colleagues normally work here but during the pandemic just a small team of chief editors and news chiefs has been holding the fort.