Gunnar Olsson was most recently with Länsförsäkringar Bank, where he in the last three years has been responsible for digitisation issues and the bank’s development portfolio. He has also worked with regulatory implementation in the bank’s product areas. Gunnar has nearly 20 years of experience from the Swedish banking market. He will join Group Management and take up his duties as Chief Operating Officer (COO) by March 1.
“Gunnar will contribute extensive experience from the capital market in terms of digital customer offers and decision-making support as well as equity trading. Gunnar is also an esteemed leader whose focus is customer value,” says Rikard Josefson, CEO of Avanza.
“I have always admired Avanza for its strong customer focus and am impressed by the journey it has taken. I think there are many of us in the industry who have been impressed over the years by Avanza’s ability to create customer satisfaction,” says Gunnar Olsson, incoming COO at Avanza.