04 Sep 2009 10:06

SEB Enskilda Strengthens Equity Sales

Jonas Ridell and Johan Nyquist have worked within Nordic equity sales and trading at SEB Enskilda since 1999 and 1998 respectively. Ridell joined SEB Enskilda from Svenska Handelsbanken where he spent nine years within Nordic equities. Nyquist was previously at Alfred Berg and United Securities and has worked within equity brokerage since 1986.
Eggert Mörling has more than 15 years experience within equities sales, most recently at Carnegie and earlier at Julius Baer, Morgan Stanley and Deutsche Bank, both in Sweden and in London. Calle Frisell joins from a position in equity sales at Svenska Handelsbanken, having joined in 2004 from Hagströmer & Qviberg where he worked for ten years. Ridell, Nyquist, Mörling and Frisell will take on their new positions during the autumn of 2009.
"I am very pleased to announce the appointments of Jonas Ridell, Johan Nyquist, Calle Frisell and Eggert Mörling. We have an outstanding team at SEB Enskilda and continue to develop our franchise through a combination of internal promotions and external recruitments. We are strengthening the team in terms of both trading and research and underline our commitment to excellence within Nordic equities "says Anders Johnsson, head of Trading and Capital Markets at SEB.
Last week SEB announced two further recruitments within research. Fredrik Carlsson most recently chief portfolio manager at the Second Swedish National Pension Fund (AP 2), was named Head of Swedish Equity research and Roland Jonsson, who has worked at SEB Enskilda since 2005, was named head of Head of Scandinavian Equity Research.
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: Elisabeth Lennhede, +46 70 763 99 16, elisabeth.lennhede@seb.se