The global Penguin Random House group is owned by Bertelsmann, a media, services, and education company that operates across the globe. Being globally owned by a company that spans multiple industries offers us the support of global networks, working groups, and development opportunities.
The Penguin Random House group has offices across the world and is home to more than 300 creatively independent publishing imprints. Though things can look different in each location, we are all united in our mission to publish great books and make a positive social impact. As the world’s leading publisher we are able to use our size for good.
Penguin Books UK is the UK’s largest publisher; made up of some 2,000 people across 5 locations and publishing over 1,500 books each year.
We’re made up of 9 independent publishing houses and 14 specialist group functions.
We are optimistic about the future, curious about what’s next and think long-term
We learn from, and listen to, each other, our readers and the world
We seek out new voices and interesting ideas, and champion different perspectives
Our brand runs through everything we do. It is our heritage, our future, and our collective responsibility to care for and uphold
We are open minded, always evolving our thinking, adapting, and learning