Intellect GTB, a provider of a financial technology solutions for the banking and insurance sector, has appointed Mikael Estvall as its newest Senior Vice President (SVP) and Senior Business Development Manager – Nordics and Baltics with immediate effect.
In his new role at Intellect GTB, Mr. Estvall will help oversee the group’s operations throughout Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania. In this capacity he will be based out of Stockholm, reporting to Mark Wilson, Intellect’s Business Head, Europe.
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Mr. Estvall joins Intellect from Misys, having worked as its Nordic and Baltic Sales Manager for over a year. Overall, he brings over two decades of experience in the financial services realm, having also held a number of other senior roles in the industry. This includes product management, marketing and divisional management roles at Misys, NASDAQ OMX, Reuters, and other stops, according to information made public on his Linkedin profile.
According to Mr. Wilson in a recent statement on the appointment: “Mikael’s contribution to the digitization of FX markets and straight-through processing marks him out as a leading light in the financial technology space, and we look forward to applying his considerable knowledge to our regional operations and ambitions.”
“The Nordics and Baltics form a key growth market for iGTB, and Mikael’s thorough understanding of these economies and their nuances – including his vital role in launching three exchanges for corporate bonds in the Nordics to help fund SMEs – make him the obvious choice to strengthen iGTB as we seek to enhance our support of banks and their customers throughout the region.”