Former President and Group Chief Executive Officer Nordea Bank Abp Casper von Koskull was appointed President and CEO of Nordea in November 2015 and stepped down in September 2019. Casper joined Nordea in 2010 when he was elected member of Nordea’s Group Executive Management and Head of Wholesale Banking. Prior to Nordea, Casper held a series of senior executive positions in the financial sector in Europe and the US. He was Managing Director and Partner of Goldman Sachs International in London and also held key positions at UBS London, Citibank Frankfurt and Citibank New York. Casper graduated from the Helsinki School of Economics in Finland with a MSc in Economics and is an alumnus of Harvard Business School’s Program for Management Development (PMP). Casper is an Elected Member of the Council for SNS/Center for Business and Policy studies, a Swedenbased independent think tank that brings together the worlds of academia, business and government. He also serves as Chairman of the Board of the European Business Leaders’ Convention (EBLC), a gathering of Europe´s most important businesses leaders and globally renowned experts.