Management

B2Holding is headquartered in Oslo, Norway

Olav Dalen Zahl Chief Executive Officer
  • Joined Jon H. Nordbrekken's B2Holding (parent to Gothia and Bank2) as CEO in 2006 and again in 2012.
  • Joined Aktiv Kapital as CEO in 1998 and stayed on until 2005.
  • Between 1985 and 1992, Mr. Zahl held various positions in DnC (now DNB), before becoming CGC/CEO of Det norske Møbelsenter in 1992 and Manager in Sparebanken NOR in 1996.
  • MSc (Econ) from Norges Handelshøyskole NHH.
J.Harald Henriksen Chief Compliance Officer
  • Joined B2Holding in Jan 2015, held the position of CFO until 15 January 2017.
  • Mr. Henriksen held various controller positions in Elkem ASA and Poseidon AS and CFO positions in I M Skaugen ASA, Actinor Shipping ASA, Aktiv Kapital ASA and in shipping investment portfolios under ABG Sundal Collier ASA.
  • MSc from Norwegian School of Economics.
Erik Just Johnsen Chief Financial Officer
  • Joined B2Holding in 2013, held the position of Chief Group Controller until 15 January 2017.
  • Mr. Johnsen held various positions in Orkla Finans and Elkem before operating Erling Johnsen AS from 1992 - 2000.
  • He later acted as CFO in Northstar Ind. Inc. and Marine Subsea.
  • Bachelor of Business Administration with major in Finance from University of Wisconsin, MBA with major in Finance from University of Chicago.
Rasmus Hansson Director Strategy and M&A
  • Joined B2Holding in Jan 2015.
  • Mr. Hansson has held various positions among others in Telenor Venture, Moe Securities and Hafslund Venture.
  • BSc from University of Oslo in Economics and Political Science and MSc in Management from London School of Economics.
Jeremi Bobowski Chief Investment Officer
  • Joined B2Holding in June 2015.
  • Mr. Bobowski has held various positions among others in Arthur Andersen, AIG and  Credit Agricole.
  • He later joined ULTIMO, acquired by B2Holding in 2014, as CRO.
  • MSc in Mathematics and Statistics from Technical University of Wrocław.
Henrik Wennerholm Director Business Development
  • Joined B2Holding in June 2015.
  • Founding partner of Sileo Kapital AB in 2012 (acquired by B2Holding).
  • Previously Mr. Wennerholm has held various investment roles with Aktiv Kapital (PRA Group), Pareto Securities, Hoist etc.
  • MSc in International Economics and Business from the Stockholm School of Economics.
Thor Christian Moen Chief Legal Officer
  • Has worked with B2Holding since 2012.
  • Previous experience includes owner of law firm Cure Advokat AS, in-house lawyer Bank2 ASA, lawyer in law firm DLA Piper DA, adviser with the tax law department of the Ministry of Finance and assistant judge.
  • Mr. Moen has a law degree since 1990 and has been Partner in law firm Forsberg since 2010.

Country management

From left:

Petros Zabetas - B2Kapital, Greece

Martin Despov - Debt Collection Agency, Bulgaria

Gints Vins – Regional Manager, Portfolio Purchases, Baltics

Adam Parfiniewicz - Ultimo S.A., Poland

Jens Ivar Grytten Skarbø – Interkreditt AS, Norway

Jan Pettersson – Sileo Kapital AB, Sweden

Tanja Miljanic Presecki -  B2Kapital Croatia

Francesco Fedele - B2Kapital Italy

Kristina Markovic - B2Kapital Serbia and Montenegro

Dimana Vlaeva - Debt Collection Agency, Romania

Maris Baidekalns – Creditreform Latvija, Latvia

Ilija Plavcic – Regional Manager SEE Southeastern Europe

Kari Ahlström – OK Perintä Oy, Finland

Laszlo Antal - Consequence Europe, Hungary