Eva-Lotta Rosenqvist, currently Head of Group Internal Audit, has been appointed Group Compliance Officer and a member of Group Executive Management (GEM) with effect from 1 May.
The Group Compliance Officer already today reports to the Group CEO, but the function is with this appointment also made part of GEM.
– The significant increase in regulations in the financial sector aimed at protecting customers, preventing banks from being used for illegal activities and strengthening trust has made compliance an area of strategic importance.
“By making compliance part of Group Executive Management we continue to strengthen these activities, and I’m very pleased that Eva-Lotta Rosenqvist has accepted this position. Her experience and strong executive leadership will be an important contribution to the further work within this area,” says Christian Clausen, Group CEO.
Eva-Lotta Rosenqvist has been Head of Nordea Group Internal Audit since 2007. She joined Nordea in 1998 and has been working in various positions within Internal Audit. Earlier she held positions in Folksam, KPMG and The Swedish National Audit Office. The current head of Group Compliance, Erik Kjellberg, continues as a member of the management team of Group Compliance.