Speaker Luncheon featuring Anders Bouvin, President & Group CEO, Handelsbanken
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM (EST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
"Does Local Banking still have a Role in our Digital World?"
The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce, New York proudly invites you to a
Anders Bouvin, President & Group CEO, Handelsbanken
Anders Bouvin was appointed President and Group Chief Executive of Handelsbanken in August 2016.
From 2008, Anders Bouvin was instrumental in Handelsbanken’s UK expansion, initially setting up a second regional bank for the north of Great Britain, before becoming UK CEO in 2010. During these years, Handelsbanken UK established itself as a popular and profitable banking business, with more than 200 branches throughout the country. Anders’ contribution to the British financial sector was recognized in 2015 with the award of an honorary doctorate from the London Institute of Banking & Finance.
In 1999, Anders was appointed General Manager of the New York branch, returning to the Nordics three years later as Executive Vice President and head of Handelsbanken in Denmark. Under his leadership, newly acquired Midtbank was integrated successfully into the bank’s Danish operations.
Throughout the 1990s, Anders worked within the Swedish branch network. Having been Head of Corporate and then Deputy Branch Manager at branches in Stockholm and Lund, he then spent five years as area manager in one of Handelsbanken’s six Swedish regional banks. Anders Bouvin studied economics at the University of Lund and also two years at the University of Sorbonne, Reims and Montpellier. After graduating in 1985, he began his career with Handelsbanken, initially fulfilling a number of roles within the bank’s international departments in Stockholm and Luxembourg.
Date and time:
February 21, 2017
12 noon - 2 pm
The 21 Club
21 W 52nd Street
Between 5th and 6th Avenue
New York City
$130 per person
Register here by February 17
No cancellations will be accepted after February 17
For further information, please contact Lotta Kvarnung
Tel: +1 212 838 5530