HSH Nordbank appoints Frank-Rainer Roth to the Management Board
Hamburg/Kiel, June 5, 2008 - The Supervisory Board of HSH Nordbank has appointed ‘Generalbevollmächtigter’ Frank-Rainer Roth (48) to the Management Board effective July 1, 2008. Roth will take over the duties of Chief Operating Officer (COO). He joined HSH Nordbank in May 2007 and has been responsible for IT/Organization, Transaction Services and Facility Management. Before joining HSH Nordbank, he was Chief Information Officer at Dresdner Kleinwort in London and division manager at HypoVereinsbank in Munich.
HSH Nordbank AG is a strong regional bank in Northern Europe with total assets of € 205 billion. Some 4,800 of the bank’s employees provide corporate and high net-worth clients around the globe with premium bank products and services. In its core region of Hamburg and Schleswig-Holstein, it is the market leader in the corporate customer segment. HSH Nordbank is an acknowledged partner of the capital markets and international sector specialist. Its main focus is on transportation and real estate. In fact, HSH Nordbank is the world’s largest provider of ship finance and covers the entire value chain in the transportation segment. In the area of real estate, HSH Nordbank is one of the strongest banks in Germany, acting as a provider of services relating to all aspects of real estate.
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