20 Jan 2021 10:37

New heads of SEB International and Institutional Banking

Katarina Jonsson has been appointed head of SEB’s international network and Peter Lauridsen has been appointed head of Institutional Banking within Large Corporates & Financial Institutions.

Katarina Jonsson will as head of SEB International be responsible for the bank's international network, with the strategic responsibility to lead, develop and manage the overall business and activities in the network. Katarina will be based in Stockholm and be a member of the divisional management team. The network includes eight strategic sites in Shanghai, Hong Kong, Singapore, Moscow, St Petersburg, Kiev, Warsaw and New York and three representative offices in Beijing, Sao Paulo and New Delhi.

Katarina has worked at SEB since 2010 and held several different management positions in fixed income, foreign exchange and commodity trading.

 “The international sites are an important part of our business offering to our core clients. Katarina has an extensive background and experience, which makes her very well positioned to continue building the international business.” says Joachim Alpen, Co-Head of Large Corporates & Financial Institutions.

 Peter Lauridsen will as Head of Institutional Banking be responsible of leading and developing the Institutional Banking business area covering Coverage, Asset Management Sales, Global Product Strategy and Solutions. Peter will be based in Stockholm and be a member of the divisional management team.

Peter has worked in SEB since year 2000 and had several different management positions within trading in Copenhagen. Since March 2020 he has been Global Head of Institutional Banking Products.

“Peter’s competences and experience together with his broad network in the financial industry will be valuable in developing our business further in the changing market environment”, says William Paus, co-Head of Large Corporates & Financial Institutions.

Both appointments are effective as of February 1, 2021.