Board members

Board members

Jan Olsson

Jan Olsson


Deutsche Bank

Jan Olsson is CEO of the Nordic Region at Deutsche Bank. He also chairs the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in the UK and is a member of the Board of the Swedish Bankers’ Association

Senait Asgede

Deputy Chairman

Neuberger Berman 

Senait has over 20 years’ experience in the asset management industry. Focusing on business development. Before joining  Neuberger Berman Senait  has worked at Schroders, Credit Suisse AM,  Aviva Investors SEB and Handelsbanken.

Peter Grinups



Peter  joined the Nordic Corporate Banking team at Citi in 2002. Today Peter is the Corporate Bank Head for Sweden based in Stockholm.


Emma Mardi


BNP Paribas

Emma has over 15 years of international banking experience focusing on large Nordic corporates. Emma is currently Senior Banker for large Swedish corporates and have held various positions within the group linked to BNP Paribas’ CIB business in the Nordics.

Per-Olov Bergström

Board member

Rothschild & Co

Managing Director and Head of Nordic Region at Rothschild & Co

Caroline Bertlin

Board member 


Caroline currently works as CEO of Nordisk Renting, the asset finance subsidiary of NatWest in the Nordics.

Has worked within banking and finance for c. 20 years in the Nordics, London and Singapore.

Joacim Nässén

Board member 

Danske Bank

Head of Large Corporates & Institutions at Danske Bank

Jyrki Ranta

Board member 

Raiffeisen Bank

Jyrki has over 25 years of international banking experience, most of the time covering large Nordic corporates. Currently Jyrki is heading up Raiffeisen Bank’s activities in the Nordic market.

Salvatore Santoro

Board member

DNB Sweden 

Salvatore has over 20 years of international experience, mostly within investment banking in the Nordic. Salvatore heads up investment banking for DNB in Sweden. He is also globally responsible for renewables, infrastructure and ESG for DNB.

Kristian Terling

Board member 

HSBC Sweden

Kristian has covered the Nordic region for over 25 years and has assisted Nordic clients with a broad range of advisory and capital markets transactions. Prior to joining HSBC, Kristian worked at Credit Suisse, Handelsbanken, Houlihan Lokey and Merrill Lynch

Tom Pedersen

Tom S Pedersen

Board member 

Societe Generale S.A.

Tom is Chief Country Officer, for the Nordic region at   Societe Generale S.A. 

Background in Debt Capital Markets and have been working with Nordic corporates for 25 years.

Elisabeth Sterner

Board member


Elisabeth Scheja Sterner, Managing Director, is Head of the Nordic region for BlackRock and a member of EMEA Executive Committee. Before moving to BlackRock in 2017, Ms Sterner worked at the Nordic banking group SEB for 19 years where she held various senior positions within wealth and asset management.

Honorary board members

Reinold Geijer

Honorary member 

Chairman of the BTS Group AB, board member of Skandia, SEK, Eterna Invest AB and Zacco AS. Reinhold Geijer was CEO of the Royal Bank of Scotland Nordic branch and also CEO of Nordisk Renting AB 2001-2015. Earlier he has served as dep CEO and CFO of Telia, CEO of Swedbank and worked within Ericsson, SSAB Swedish Steel and Weyerhaeuser Co in the United States.

Jan-Carl DeGeer

Honorary member 

Former chairman of the then FBA.
Formerly CEO Nordic Region for HSBC.