Nordea appoints Henrik Priergaard as new head of Group Human Resources

20-09-10 15:00 | Press release

Henrik Priergaard, 48, has been appointed Nordea's new head of Group Human Resources.

Henrik Priergaard has been in Nordea for 25 years, working within Treasury, Asset Management & Life and Investment Management & Funds. Most recently, Henrik Priergaard was head of Nordic Private Banking until May 2010 and is now head of the Group CEO Office.

- We are very pleased that Henrik has accepted the position. He will combine insights from a long and solid business career with the competencies in the HR organisation. This is a great opportunity to speed up the implementation of our strategically important HR plans, says Group CEO Christian Clausen.

Henrik Priergaard holds a Master's degree in economics from the University of Copenhagen and succeeds Lars Häggström.

For further information:
Henrik Priergaard, Head of Group Human Resources, +45 33 33 15 84

Jan Larsson, Head of Group Identity & Communications, +46 8 614 7916 or +46 70 593 34 12