Lena Bertilsson new Director of Business Area for Large Corporates at EKN

Press releases - 4 JUL 2023
Portrait of Lena Bertilsson, new Head of Business Area Large Corporates

EKN appoints Lena Bertilsson as new Director of Business Area for Large Corporates and member of EKN’s executive management. She has extensive experience from export finance and senior positions within several banks, most recently at Swedbank.

“EKN has never seen such high demand on export guarantees as today – not least within 5G, defence and infrastructure. Lena Bertilsson’s extensive experience will be very valuable in EKN’s continued work to strengthen the Swedish offer,” says Anna-Karin Jatko, Director General, EKN.

Lena Bertilsson most recently comes from Swedbank, where she held the position Head of ESG Finance & Advisory and before that Global Head of Industrials & TMT for Large Corporates & Institutions. Previously, she has held senior positions at SEK, RBS, ABN Amro and Handelsbanken.

“I really look forward to contributing to the important work of promoting Swedish exports and continuing to strengthen the competitiveness of Swedish companies in the green transition,” says Lena Bertilsson.

Lena Bertilsson will start at EKN on the 15th of September 2023.

For more information, please contact:

Malin Alm Gerentz, Press Officer, +46 70 753 92 46, e-mail: malin.alm-gerentz@ekn.se