Petteri Karttunen, who has worked within Gyllenberg since 1988, will keep his previous responsibilities in his new role.
New Head of Merchant Banking in Finland is Marcus Nystén, currently global Head of Foreign Exchange, a responsibility which he will keep.
Petteri Karttunen, Jan Stjernström and Marcus Nystén will assume their positions on 1 September.
The SEB Group is a North European financial group for 400,000 corporate customers and institutions,
and 5 million private customers. SEB has local presence in the Nordic and Baltic countries, Germany, Poland, the Ukraine and Russia and has a global presence through its international network in another 10 countries.
On 31 December 2006, the Group's total assets amounted to SEK 1,934bn while its assets under management totalled SEK 1,262bn. The Group has about 20,000 employees. Read more about SEB at www.sebgroup.com
For further information, please contact:
Petteri Karttunen, tel +358 9 131 55 314
Jan Stjernström, tel +358 9 616 28 100
Marcus Nystén, tel +46-8-506 231 34