Riksbank appoints new head of Market Operations

The Executive Board of Sweden's Riksbank decided at its meeting Thursday 10 May to appoint Sophie Degenne as the new head of the Market Operations Department.

Sophie Degenne began working at the Riksbank in 1999 as legal adviser. She has been head of the Financial Infrastructure Division of the Financial Stability department since 2005.

She will take up her new position on 15 May.