"I am delighted to recruit Fredrik Carlsson. Fredrik has successfully managed large portfolios of Swedish and European equities based on in-depth fundamental research and is also highly appreciated as a manager. With Fredrik on board and with Roland Jonsson, recently appointed as Head of Scandinavian Equities Research, we continue to reinforce our leading position," says Anders Johnsson, head of Trading and Capital Markets at SEB.
Fredrik Carlsson has held a number of positions at AP 2 since 2002. He has a background within corporate finance and research, previously working at HSBC, Bank of America and Fidelity in London. Carlsson will take on his new position during the autumn of 2009.
Roland Jonsson has worked at SEB Enskilda since 2005 and has more than 20 years experience in capital markets, working previously at Hägglöf & Ponsbach, SG Warburg, Deutsche Bank, Brummer & Partners and Julius Baer.
SEB is a North European financial group serving some 400,000 corporate customers and institutions and five million private individuals. SEB offers universal banking services in Sweden, Germany and the Baltic countries - Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. It also has local presence in the other Nordic countries, Poland, Ukraine and Russia and a global presence through its international network in major financial centers. On 30 June 2009, the Group's total assets amounted to SEK 2,374bn (~EUR 220bn) while its assets under management totalled SEK 1,267bn (~EUR 120bn).The Group has about 20,500 employees. Read more about SEB at www.sebgroup.com
For further information, please contact:
Anders Johnsson, Head of Trading and Capital Markets, +46 8-506 231 20
Press contact: Katja Margell, +46 70-745 91 38