Nordic Credit Rating announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed Gustav Liedgren to the position as CEO of the company.
Nordic Credit Rating AS is a newly established Nordic rating agency which will provide credit ratings and financial analysis to the Nordic mid-market of financial institutions and corporates. Nordic Credit Rating is mainly owned by Nordic banks and insurance companies and will have offices in Oslo and Stockholm.
Gustav Liedgren served previously as Lead Analyst at S&P Global Ratings where he has worked since 2010. Prior to that he worked at BNP Paribas in London and UBS in Zürich. He holds a Master of Finance from Lund University in Sweden and is a CFA charterholder. Gustav Liedgren will take up the position as CEO on December 1, 2017.
“Gustav`s extensive financial skills, knowledge of the Nordic market and seven years with a global rating agency provides a strong foundation for building up Nordic Credit Rating to be a significant part of the Nordic financial market” says Ragnar Sjoner, Chairman of the Board of Nordic Credit Rating.
“Nordic Credit Rating will be an important player in ensuring transparency in the Nordic financial markets. I look forward to lead Nordic Credit Rating into the future, together with a team of talented employees” says Gustav Liedgren.
For more information:
Ragnar Sjoner, Chairman of the Board: +47 928 21 998
Gustav Liedgren: +46 736 49 65 43