Heikki Ilkka, Head of Group Finance & Business Control in Nordea, is appointed new Group Chief Financial Officer. Heikki also becomes a member of Group Executive Management (GEM) and will report to Group CEO Casper von Koskull. The changes take effect as of 1 January 2016.
Heikki Ilkka (45) joined Nordea in April 2015 as head of Group Finance, following a long career with Ernst & Young. As of November 2015 he has led the Group Finance & Business Control unit within Group Corporate Centre. Group Finance & Business Control will as of 1 January 2016 be a function with direct reporting to the Group CEO.
- I look forward to working together with Heikki and welcome him to the GEM team. He brings with him a set of valuable skills and profound financial experience that will be supporting our financial focus and exciting development towards the Future Relationship Bank, says Casper von Koskull, Group CEO.
For further information:
Claus Christensen, Head of Group Communications +45 2524 8993
The information provided in this press release is such that Nordea is required to disclose pursuant to the Swedish Financial Instruments Trading Act (1991:980) and/or the Swedish Securities Markets Act (2007:528).