Firm news | December 1, 2023

Björn Hård af Segerstad joins Roschier – Strengthens senior capabilities in the area of financial regulatory

Financial regulatory expert Björn Hård af Segerstad joins our Finance & Restructuring practice in Stockholm.

The addition of Björn Hård af Segerstad as Counsel, Finance & Regulatory to our Finance & Restructuring practice reflects the increased regulation in the financial sector and the growing demand among our clients to address complex regulatory matters.

“Our team has an excellent track record of serving the finance industry on the entire spectrum of finance-related matters. Björn will help us further expand the level of regulatory advice, guidance, insight, and service to our clients,” says Johan Häger, head of Roschier’s Finance & Restructuring practice. “Financial regulatory compliance has become a business-critical function for companies, and Björn’s experience from this sector will significantly strengthen our offering in this area. We are very pleased to welcome him to Roschier.”

Björn Hård af Segerstad is specialized in financial regulatory and FinTech. In addition to his in-depth experience in regulatory matters, his expertise also covers commercial contracts, data protection and private M&A. He joins Roschier from Gernandt & Danielsson, where he has worked for the past 10 years.

“Demand for senior regulatory advice is clearly growing,” comments Björn Hård af Segerstad, who joins Roschier on 1 December. “I am very happy to be part of Roschier’s experienced Finance & Restructuring team and contribute with my expertise to the firm’s strong Nordic platform.”

Roschier’s cross-border Finance & Restructuring team, comprising eight partners and some 40 practitioners altogether, is one of the largest in the region. The practice is top ranked by all major ranking publications.