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Svenska Handelsbanken AB (publ) (SHB-A.ST)

Stockholm - Stockholm Real-time price. Currency in SEK
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Svenska Handelsbanken AB (publ)

Kungsträdgårdsgatan 2
Stockholm 106 70
46 87 01 10 00

Sector(s)Financial Services
Full-time employees12,396

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Ms. Carina AkerstromPres, Group Chief Exec. & Exec. Director17.3MN/A1962
Mr. Dag TjernsmoHead of Handelsbanken Norway7.67MN/A1962
Mr. Lars MoesgaardHead of Handelsbanken Denmark6.48MN/A1968
Mr. Mikael SorensenHead of UK Head Office & CEO of Handelsbanken plc11.5MN/A1966
Mr. Carl CederschioldCFO, Head of Group Fin., Exec. VP & Exec. DirectorN/AN/A1973
Mr. Mattias ForsbergChief Information Officer & Exec. DirectorN/AN/A1972
Mr. Lars HoglundHead of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Martin WastesonChief Legal Officer, Head of Group Legal, Company Sec. & Exec. DirectorN/AN/A1971
Mr. Martin NoreusChief Compliance Officer, Head of Group Compliance & Exec. DirectorN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Magnus EricsonChief HR Officer, Head of Group HR & Exec. DirectorN/AN/A1968
Amounts are as of 31 December 2020, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in SEK.


Svenska Handelsbanken AB (publ) provides various banking products and services for private and corporate customers primarily in Sweden, the United Kingdom, Norway, Denmark, Finland, the Netherlands, and internationally. The company offers savings, transactions, business, currency, and investment accounts, as well as accounts for cash pool, and forestry and agriculture; mortgage and committed loans, and private loans; mutual funds; pension products; credit and debit cards; and accounts, and payment and reconciliation services. It also provides financing for investments, such as equipment, cars, computers, and other inventories, as well as sustainable, vehicle, and real estate financing services; green loans and advisor services; investment and other financing services; medical care group and health, disability, and travel insurance products; pension products; forestry and farming banking products; and online and mobile banking services. In addition, the company offers trade finance, cash management, risk management, and foreign exchange services, as well as various banking services for children and young people. It operates approximately 376 branches in Sweden, 204 in the United Kingdom, 45 in Norway, 43 in Denmark, 27 in Finland, and 29 in the Netherlands, as well as 8 branches in other countries. Svenska Handelsbanken AB (publ) was founded in 1871 and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.

Corporate governance

Svenska Handelsbanken AB (publ)’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 June 2021 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 7; Shareholder rights: 8; Compensation: 3.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.