Joachim Alpen is an Executive Vice President of the SEB Group and Co-Head of SEB’s Large Corporates & Financial Institutions division. He has been a member of the SEB Group Executive Committee since 2014.
Mr. Alpen worked at the Embassy of Sweden in Moscow, Russia, in 1996-1998. Following that, he joined ABB as Emerging Markets trader; later also appointed deputy head of trading. Joachim remained at ABB until he joined SEB in 2001. Joachim began his career at SEB in Emerging Markets and has since then held several managerial positions such as Head of EM, Head of Foreign Exchange New York, Global Head of FICC (Fixed Income, Currencies and Commodities) and Head of Markets. He was appointed Co-Head of the Large Corporates & Financial Institutions division in April 2014.
Mr.Alpen holds an MBA from Uppsala University, Sweden in 1993 and also a MA in International Relations from the John Hopkins University, Washington, since 1995.