BNPP continues to invest in the Nordic Region
BNP Paribas Nordic Region is making additional investments and hires a top banker for Financial Intuitions coverage
BNP Paribas has appointed Jonas Lindgren as the new Head of Investor Coverage, Financial Institutions, Nordic Region. Jonas, who will be Stockholm based, brings a wealth of experience from a similar role at Nordea, having previously spent a number of years at Royal Bank of Scotland.
“The Nordics is a strategic region for BNP Paribas. We have made big investments in many of our business areas the last 18 months. In our objective of becoming the Number 1 Global European bank for our Nordic clients, it is crucial that we grow our presence also with the Nordic investor community. I’m convinced that Jonas experience and energy will further build and deepen our relationships with this highly sophisticated client base. He will help drive our global offerings in markets, security services and banking to pension funds, insurance companies and institutional investors. We are very happy to have Jonas Lindgren join the BNP Paribas team, says Eirik Winter CEO Nordic Region”
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BNP Paribas BNP Paribas is a leading bank in Europe with an international reach. It has a presence in 73 countries, with more than 200,000 employees, including around 149,000 in Europe. The Group has key positions in its three main activities: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail-banking networks and financial services are covered by Retail Banking & Services) and Corporate & Institutional Banking, which serves two client franchises: corporate clients and institutional investors. The Group helps all its clients (individuals, community associations, entrepreneurs, SMEs, corporates and institutional clients) to realise their projects through solutions spanning financing, investment, savings and protection insurance. In the Nordic region BNP Paribas employs over 700 people across CIB, Asset Management, Personal Finance, Car Fleet Management, Leasing, Factoring and Insurance, with offices in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden. Quote from Eirik Winter: “The Nordic Region is strategically important to BNP Paribas. We have a long-term commitment in all the Nordic countries. We have and will continue to make considerable investments in the region, both in terms of capital and in people. Our ambition is to be the leading Global European bank with international reach for our clients in the region.”