Handelsbanken’s growth ‘is not about size, but closeness’

Handelsbanken's Mikael Sorensen
Handelsbanken is marking its 25 years in Birmingham this summer as the bank looks forward to the next phase of its development in the UK. The Swedish bank has been quietly growing its presence in the city throughout the last two decades and now has three branches and its regional headquarters in Birmingham. Nick Lowe, the head of Handelsbanken's central region, said: "It was 25 years ago that we started here in Birmingham with four people in branch. From small acorns do great oaks grow." While one of its original four people,... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...