Company name Luminor Bank AS
Headline Christian Wallentin resigns as CFO of Luminor Bank


RNS Number : 1276O
Luminor Bank AS
25 January 2019
 

PRESS RELEASE
25 January 2019

 

Christian Wallentin resigns as Chief Financial Officer and member of Management Board of Luminor Bank AS

Luminor Bank announced that Christian Wallentin will resign from his position as the Chief Financial Officer, Head of Financial Division and Member of the Management Board of Luminor Bank AS and will leave the company.

Following Wallentin´s resignation on 31 January 2019, Head of Transformation Management Office Tina Kukka will assume the role of interim Chief Financial Officer and lead the Financial Division alongside her current duties. Luminor is in the process to appoint a new permanent Chief Financial Officer shortly.

"Christian played a significant role in the successful merger of Nordea's and DNB's Baltic operations and in building up a cross-border financial organisation in Luminor," said Erkki Raasuke, Chief Executive Officer of Luminor Bank AS.

"As a valued member of the management team he has made a huge contribution to creating Luminor's vision and business strategy as well. We would like to thank Christian for his dedicated work during these transformative years and we wish him the very best in his professional life and continued success in the future."

Christian Wallentin: "Having completed what I committed to do, including the merger, the post-merger stabilization and building the foundation of Luminor, it is time for me now to move on. My decision to resign has been highly difficult as I have invested all my energy for a very long time into Luminor. However, I know the decision is right, since I must now steer my priorities to my family back in Sweden."

Wallentin's resignation will not affect Luminor´s strategic or financial targets.

For further information, please contact Luminor investor relations: ir@luminorgroup.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This announcement has been issued through the Companies Announcement Service of Euronext Dublin.

 


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