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Group Management Team

Presentation of Intrum's Group Management Team. Updated 2020.02.04.

Mikael Ericson

Chief Executive Officer & President

Born: 1960

Ericson assumed the role as CEO and President on March 1 2016. Previously he has held various leading positions within the banking and finance sector. His last position as Head of International Banking at Danske Bank. He was previously the CEO of Carnegie AB. Ericson holds a Bachelor's degree in Economics at Stockholm University.

Own holdings and/or holdings of closely affiliated persons: 66,000


Anders Engdahl

Chief Financial Officer

Born: 1974

Anders Engdahl joined Lindorff in 2014 as EVP Debt Purchasing, and had the role as Chief Investment Officer of Intrum 2017-2019. He has an extensive international experience in investment banking and management consulting from Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, Credit Suisse and McKinsey. At Morgan Stanley, Anders Engdahl held the position as Managing Director and Head of Nordic Financial Institutions investment banking. Anders Engdahl has a MSc in Business administration and Economics from the Stockholm School of Economics.

Own holdings and/or holdings of closely affiliated persons: 202,000


Javier Aranguren

Chief Investment Officer

Born: 1976

Javier Aranguren assumed the role as CIO on February 2020. He joined the company in 2011 where he has performed several roles within the Investment organization including Group Investment Director position since 2018. Prior to that, Javier has held various leading positions within the finance sector in companies such as Capital One, GE Money and TDX. Javier holds two Bachelor's degrees in Business Administration and Law at Pontificia Comillas University (ICADE E-3).

Own holdings and/or holdings of closely affiliated persons: 0


Johan Brodin

Chief Technology Officer, and acting Chief Risk Officer

Born: 1968

Mr Brodin joined as Chief Risk Officer (CRO) in November 2011. Previous to that Johan Brodin was CRO at SBAB Bank. Johan Brodin has previously held different positions within risk control at Handelsbanken, as well as Management consultant within financial services at KPMG and Oliver Wyman. Mr Brodin holds a M. Sc. in economics from Örebro University.

Own holdings and/or holdings of closely affiliated persons: 250


Per Christofferson

Managing Director Secured Assets, M&A and Markets

Born: 1968

Per Christofferson joined Intrum Justitia in September 2009 as Director of Credit Management Services and between 2012-2017 he was Regional Managing Director Central Europe. Before joining the company he worked 15 years in the consultancy industry including KPMG and Acando, where he held the position as Vice President and Business Area Director. Mr. Christofferson has a M.Sc. from CWRU (Case Western Reserve University) Cleveland, Ohio, and a M.Sc in Engineering from the Institute of Technology in Linköping, Sweden.

Own holdings and/or holdings of closely affiliated persons: 20,000


Anna Fall

Chief Brand & Communications Officer

Born: 1969

Anna Fall joined as Chief Brand & Communications Officer for Intrum in October 2018. Ms Fall has a long background from the financial industry, where she most recently held the position as Head of Communications at Första AP-fonden (The First Swedish National Pension Fund). 2004 - 2016 she was Nordic Head of Marketing & Communications at The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and prior to that, she had different roles at the property leasing company Nordisk Renting and within the real estate and construction company NCC. Anna Fall has a B.Sc. from Uppsala University in Political Science, Business Administration and Communications.

Own holdings and/or holdings of closely affiliated persons: 750


Jean-Luc Ferraton

Chief Human Resources Officer

Born: 1973

Ferraton holds his current position as Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) since April 2012. Ferraton has held several positions at Intrum Justitia between 2006-2012; he was Group HR Director 2011-2012, HR Director region Western Europe 2010-2012 and HR Director region Southern Europe 2006-2012. Prior to Intrum Justitia, Ferraton was HR Director JTEKT of Toyota Group 2001-2006. Mr Ferraton holds a M. Sc. in Economics at ESDES Lyon and an Executive MBA at INSEAD.

Own holdings and/or holdings of closely affiliated persons: 220


Georgios Georgakopoulos

Managing Director Greece

Born: 1969

George Georgakopoulos joined Intrum in October 2019 and was appointed GMT member in February 2020. He has a long career in financial services and worked in London, where he started at Barclays Group in 1995. George has also worked in Paris and more recently in Eastern Europe and Greece. He was e.g. CEO at Bancpost in Romania and later CEO of digital lender 4Finance. His last position was Executive General Manager at Piraeus Bank. George is a graduate of Athens Law School and holds an MBA from Glasgow University.

Own holdings and/or holdings of closely affiliated persons: 0


Marc Knothe

Managing Director Italy

Born: 1968

Marc Knothe previously held the position as Country Manager at Lindorff Netherlands. Knothe has more than 26 years of experience in the European credit management services industry. Between 2011 and 2016, prior to joining Lindorff, he was Executive Board Member at GFKL (an Advent Intl company), one of the largest receivables management services firms in Germany. Previously he was CIO at Bawag PSK (a Cerberus Company) in Austria, COO at GE Money Bank in Russia and Germany and held senior positions at Citigroup in Italy and Germany. Marc has studied Business Management at the University of Applied Sciences in Ludwigshafen, Germany.

Own holdings and/or holdings of closely affiliated persons: 20,067


Niklas Lundquist

Chief Legal Officer

Born: 1970

Niklas Lundquist joined Intrum Justitia as General Counsel in January 2011. Previous to that, he held the same role at Tradedoubler AB (publ). He also has experience from two prominent law firms and has served at the Swedish courts. Mr Lundquist holds a law degree from Stockholm University.

Own holdings and/or holdings of closely affiliated persons: 2,000


Harry Vranjes

Chief Operating Officer

Born: 1970

Harry Vranjes joined Intrum Justitia in 2002. Between 2015-2017 Vranjes held the position as Regional Managing Director Western Europe. He has been Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at Intrum Justitia 2008-2012 and previous to that he was Project Manager and Business Developer at Intrum Justitia 2002-2008. Harry Vranjes previously held the position as IT-management consultant at WM-Data between 1998-2001. Vranjes holds a Bachelor in Computer Science at Lund University

Own holdings and/or holdings of closely affiliated persons: 0


Anette Willumsen

Managing Director CMS Sales & Service Development and Markets

Born: 1963

Anette Willumsen joined Lindorff in 2009 and held the position as Country Manager in Lindorff Norway from 2012-2017. She was also acting Country Manager in Lindorff Denmark in 2016-2017. Before taking on the role as country manager she was head of the Corporate Client Division at Lindorff Norway. Willumsen has a broad sales and management experience from the business process outsourcing industry. Prior to joining Lindorff she was SVP in EDB Business Partner (EVRY). She has an EMP from INSEAD and holds a MSc degree in Finance and Business Administration from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH).

Own holdings and/or holdings of closely affiliated persons: 56,891


Alejandro Zurbano

Managing Director Spain

Born: 1967

Alejandro Zurbano held the position as Country Manager, Lindorff Spain since July 2015. Before that he was the Chief Executive Officer at Emergia. Zurbano acted as Country Manager at SITEL Spain, Chile, Colombia and Portugal. He is an experienced leader with deep knowledge of the financial industry. Alejandro has a law degree from Universidad Complutense de Madrid and a PDG at IESE University.

Own holdings and/or holdings of closely affiliated persons: 16,780