Saxo Bank has appointed Lars Kufall Beck as global chief financial officer (CFO), effective 1 May 2019.
He will report directly to Steen Blaafalk, head of Group Finance & Risk (GFR) and group CFRO. Kufall Beck will be part of the global management team in GFR and Saxo Group’s Senior Management Team (SMT).
In his role, Kufall Beck will be responsible for all the important functions within Group Finance overseeing regional Finance Operations, Business Planning and Analysis, Facility Management, and Group Procurement.
During his 15+ year career, he has held several finance leadership roles and joins Saxo Bank from ISS Group where he spent almost 10 years in various executive positions. Most recently, he served as the Group’s regional CFO for Continental Europe and prior to this, spent more than 3 years as CFO for ISS Facility Services Sweden, and served as the Group’s Regional CFO for the Nordic region. He has also headed ISS Group’s Risk Management for two years. Before joining ISS, Kufall Beck spent 3 years as senior manager for the Actuarial and Insurance solutions at Deloitte Consulting and was chief actuary for Danish Re Underwriting Agencies before then.