Ambitious growth plans continue with new Ikano Bank CEO
Håkan Nyberg has been appointed Managing Director/CEO of Ikano Bank AB (publ), effective as per 21 September 2017. He succeeds Stefan Nyrinder, who earlier this year informed the board of Ikano Bank about his wish to move on after nine successful years within the company.
Håkan joins us from Nordnet where he held the position of CEO from 2012 until February this year. Before that he spent seven years as CEO for EnterCard, a joint-venture between Swedbank and Barclays. He also brings the experience from several management assignments within the Swedbank Group.
"It is an incredible opportunity to be able to join a stable bank with a strong brand and values. The bank has a lot of potential, and I am excited to wort with talented and motivated Ikano colleagues to build on the foundation we already have and take the next steps to further improve our customers' digital experience. I can't wait to get started, this will be fun!" shares Håkan Nyberg.
"Our bank is in a healthy conditioned and well-positioned for growth and expansion with a scalable business platform. With Håkan's strong entrepreneurial spirit, in-depth IT-knowledge and extensive banking experience, he will together with our co-workers take Ikano Bank's digital transformation to the next level, continue to create simple and meaningful solutions for the many people, and strengthen our relationship with IKEA," says Mats Håkansson, chairman of Ikano Bank Board.
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