Ragnar Gustavii new Head of CEO Office at Swedbank
Ragnar Gustavii is appointed new Head of CEO Office at Swedbank and new member of the Group Executive Committee. He is currently working at EY, and is part of the Nordic Management Team. Mikael Björknert, current Head of CEO Office, is appointed head of the new unit Group Strategy.
CEO Office will include Group HR, Group Legal, Group Infrastructure, Group Communication, Group Sustainability and Group Brand & Marketing.
-I am happy to welcome Ragnar Gustavii to Swedbank and the Group Executive Committee. Ragnar Gustavii has a solid experience working with corporates in changing environments and I appreciate his strategic and executive abilities, says Birgitte Bonnesen, President and CEO of Swedbank.
Ragnar Gustavii is a member of the Nordic Executive Committee at EY, with responsibility for Sales and Business Development and was previously Country Managing Partner for Sweden.
- I look forward to joining Swedbank. The bank is undergoing an interesting paradigm shift. I have great respect for the bank’s history, values and digital foot print, which I believe are important success factors in this shift we are experiencing, says Ragnar Gustavii, incoming Head of CEO Office at Swedbank.
The current Head of CEO Office, Mikael Björknert, will remain in the Group Executive Committee as new Head of Group Strategy.
Ragnar Gustavii and Mikael Björknert will take on their new positions 1 February 2018, at latest.
For more information:
Josefine Uppling, Head of Press Office, Swedbank, Phone +46 76 114 54 21
Swedbank promotes a sound and sustainable financial situation for the many people, households and companies. Our vision is to contribute to development “Beyond Financial Growth”. As a leading bank in the home markets of Sweden, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, Swedbank offers a wide range of financial services and products. Swedbank has over 7 million retail customers and around 647 000 corporate customers and organisations with 225 branches in Sweden and 136 branches in the Baltic countries. The group is also present in other Nordic countries, the US and China. As of 19 July 2017 the group had total assets of SEK 2 426 billion.
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