Appointments at the Danske
Bank Group
Appointments at the Danske  Bank Group

October 26, 2006

Press release
Danske Bank Group has made the following appointments with effect from December 1, 2006:

Thomas Mitchell (aged 43), Member of the Executive Board of Realkredit Danmark, is appointed head of Business Development, a new department at the Danske Bank DK brand. At the same time Mitchell becomes member of Danske Bank DK’s general management and is appointed executive vice president. He will be succeeded by Carsten Nøddebo Rasmussen (aged 42), Executive Vice President and head of Realkredit Danmark’s Credit department. Nøddebo Rasmussen is appointed member of Realkredit Danmark’s Executive Board.

Rina Asmussen (aged 47), Senior Vice President and head of Performance and Research at Group Finance, is appointed head of Business Development, a new department at BG Bank. Rina Asmussen becomes member of BG Bank’s general management and is appointed executive vice president.

Finn Rohde (aged 60), General Manager of Danske Bank DK’s South Zealand Region, is appointed head of HR at the Danske Bank DK brand. Jan Schmidt (aged 43), Deputy General Manager of Danske Bank DK’s Copenhagen Region, is appointed general manager of the South Zealand Region.

Claus Johansen (aged 47), General Manager of Danske Bank DK’s North Zealand Region, is appointed deputy general manager of the Copenhagen Region, and will succeed Jørgen Toftegaard as general manager in 2007. Toftegaard has decided to retire at the beginning of 2008. Kim L. Christensen (aged 39), Senior Vice President, is appointed new general manager of the North Zealand Region. Christensen is currently head of Business Development at the Danske Bank DK brand.

Mogens Ramsdahl (aged 53), Senior Vice President and head of Business Management at BG Bank, is appointed area manager of BG Bank, Copenhagen, following the appointment of Henrik Frederiksen (aged 41) as head of Credit at BG Bank. Claus Blangshøj, Senior Vice President and head of Credit at BG Bank, has decided to retire in the course of 2007.

Danske Bank
Steen Reeslev

Contact:
Lars Stensgaard Mørch, Member of the Executive Committee, Head of HR, tel. +45 39 14 40 50