Shareholders and Management | DNB

We are a part of the biggest financial services group DNB AS in Norway, 34 % of the company‘s shares is handled by Norwegian government. According to market capitalization in the northern Europe we are second best, and 20th in Europe.

Members of the board

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Bjørnar Lund

Chairman of the Management Board and President

Bjørnar Lund (born 1963) is responsible for bank’s administration – implementation of its objectives and corporate banking. Lund is with DNB since 1987, previously working as a head of the Nordic Desk in Singapore. Bjørnar Lund holds a Master’s degree in Science of Business from BI Norwegian School of Management.

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Ramūnas Abazorius

Deputy Chairman of the Management Board and Executive Vice President

Ramūnas Abazorius (born 1973) is responsible for accounting, accountability and inspection. Deputy Chairman is with DNB since 1994. Abazorius has a Master’s degree in Economics from Vilnius University.

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Vaineta Barevičiūtė

Member of the Management Board and Executive Vice President

Vaineta Barevičiūtė (born 1976) is responsible for retail banking of DNB. She has been working in DNB since 2003. Prior to becoming a Member of Management Board and Executive Vice President Vaineta Barevičiūtė has been working as the head of AB DNB Bankas Internal Audit Department. Vaineta Barevičiūtė graduated and has a lawyer’s degree from Vilnius University, also holds a Master’s degree of Management and Business Administration from ISM University.

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Andrius Načajus

Member of the Management Board and Executive Vice President

Andrius Načajus (born 1978) is responsible for AB DNB Bankas corporate business line. Andrius Načajus is with DNB since 2002. He has been leading DNB‘s market operations in Lithuania, also taking responsibility for DNB Markets pan-Baltic operations. Prior to joining the bank Andrius Načajus served as a senior associate in Estonia‘s Trigon Capital investment house. A. Načajus graduated from the Stockholm School of Economics and holds a degree of Master of Sciences in International Business and Economics.

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Hans Anders Krantz

Member of the Management Board and Executive Vice President

Hans Anders Krantz (born in 1959) is responsible for the area of risk management. He has been with the DNB Group for 9 years now. Before becoming a member of the Board at the Lithuanian branch, he worked at the Swedish branch of DNB Bank, where he was responsible for business development and relations with business clients from Northern Europe in the area of commerce and retail products. Hans Anders Krantz is a graduate of International Business Studies at Uppsala University and has been working in the finance sector for 30 years.

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Tadas Sudnius

Member of Management Board and Executive Vice President

Tadas Sudnius (born in 1981). DNB is responsible for IT and business process service departments of DNB. He has been working in DNB since 2003. Prior to becoming a Member of Management Board and Executive Vice President Tadas Sudnius has been working as a head of Business development department, also was responsible for the major IT projects in the bank. He is a graduate of economics at the Vilnius University.

Supervisory Council

DNB supervisory council consists of five members. The members of supervisory council are elected until the end of its term that expires at the end of March 2018.

Atle Nicolai Knai – chairman (born 1970) has been working at DNB since 1994. Atle Knai is CEO and chairman of the Management Board at AS DNB banka (Latvia) and the chairman of the Supervisory Council of AS DNB Pank (Estonia). Prior to the present position he worked in various units of DNB in the area of corporate banking; he led corporate banking in  DNB London branch, and in the Baltic Division. Atle Knai was a chairman of the Management Board and CEO at AS DNB Pank (Estonia). He holds a master degree in management of the Norwegian Business School. A member of the Supervisory Council since 29 08 2016. No shareholdings in AB DNB Bankas. 

Ivars Kapitovičs (born 1972) From 2005 till 20110 took positions as Head of product development, branch manager, head of retail and SME banking, member of the management board at DNB. Later worked as chairman of the management board in SIA DNB LIzings. Since 2012 Ivars Kapitovičs is chairman of the management board and CEO at AS DNB Pank.

Eline Skramstad (born 1971) – DNB Bank ASA senior credits officer. With DNB since 2001, she has extensive experience of work with large corporate clients. Before starting her career at DNB Skramstad worked as a senior executive officer in Norway’s Ministry of Transport and Communication. She has a master’s degree from Norwegian University of Science and Technology. Skramstad has no shareholdings in AB DNB Bank. Supervisory council since December 11, 2012.   

Leif Rene Hansen (born 1945) has extensive work experience in the areas of audit, taxes and business consultations. During the period of 1994-2009 he was a partner and managing director at an international company KPMG Lithuania. In 2009 Leif Rene Hansen was elected as a member of the Internal Audit Committees of DNB Poland, DNB Lithuania and DNB Latvia, and since 2010 is a member of DNB Poland supervisory council. He graduated from the Trade School, Kolding branch. Leif Rene Hansen has no shareholdings in AB DNB Bank. Supervisory council since March 1, 2013.

Olaf Tronsgaard (born 1966) started his career at DNB in 1977 as Vice President of the Energy Division. Later he worked as senior Vice President of the special Financing and Recovery Division. Since 2012 Olaf Tronsgaard has been the Development Head of the Baltic service at DNB Bank ASA. He is a graduate of the Norwegian Business School, with an MSc in Business and Economics. Olaf Tronsgaard has no shareholdings in AB DNB Bank. Supervisory council since March 31, 2016.