Morten Loktu - SPAREBANK Independent Director


NOK 118.40  0.40  0.34%   

Mr. Morten Loktu has served as Member of the Board of Directors at Sparebank 1 SMN since March 21, 2013. He is Member of the Company remuneration committee since 2013. He was Senior Vice President with responsibility for LEAN at Statoil. He previously was Area director, Statoils production and development activity off MidNorway and North Norway . He joined Statoil in 1985 and has held various posts including in research and development. He was in charge of Statoils technology organization and Senior Vice President, research and development at Statoil, as well as Group CEO, SINTEF Group . He holds MS degree from Norwegian University of Science and Technology .
Age: 59  Director Since 2013      
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SPAREBANK Management Efficiency

SPAREBANK 1 SMN has return on total asset (ROA) of 1.33 % which means that it generated profit of $1.33 on every $100 spent on asset. This is way below average. Similarly, it shows return on equity (ROE) of 12.25 %, meaning that it generated $12.25 on every $100 dollars invested by stockholders. SPAREBANK management efficiency ratios could be used to measure how well the company manages its routine affairs as well as how well it operates its assets and liabilities.
The company has accumulated 51.7 B in total debt. Debt can assist SPAREBANK until it has trouble settling it off, either with new capital or with free cash flow. So, SPAREBANK's shareholders could walk away with nothing if the company can't fulfill its legal obligations to repay debt. However, a more frequent occurrence is when companies like SPAREBANK 1 SMN sell additional shares at bargain prices, diluting existing shareholders. Debt, in this case, can be an excellent and much better tool for SPAREBANK to invest in growth at high rates of return. When we think about SPAREBANK's use of debt, we should always consider it together with cash and equity.
SpareBank 1 SMN, together with its subsidiaries, provides various banking, accounting, and real estate products and services to private individuals and companies in Norway and internationally. SpareBank 1 SMN was founded in 1823 and is headquartered in Trondheim, Norway. SPAREBANK operates under BanksRegional classification in Norway and is traded on Oslo Stock Exchange. It employs 1579 people. SPAREBANK 1 SMN (MING) is traded on Oslo Stock Exchange in Norway and employs 1,579 people.

SPAREBANK 1 SMN Leadership Team

Elected by the shareholders, the SPAREBANK's board of directors comprises two types of representatives: SPAREBANK inside directors who are chosen from within the company, and outside directors, selected externally and held independent of SPAREBANK. The board's role is to monitor SPAREBANK's management team and ensure that shareholders' interests are well served. SPAREBANK's inside directors are responsible for reviewing and approving budgets prepared by upper management to implement core corporate initiatives and projects. On the other hand, SPAREBANK's outside directors are responsible for providing unbiased perspectives on the board's policies.
Kjell Fordal, CFO and Executive Director of Fin. Division
Janne Thomsen, Independent Director
Christina Straub, Director, Employee Representative
Wenche Seljeseth, Executive Director of Product, Processes and Production
Rolf Broske, Executive Director – Communications and Society
Inge Lindseth, Director, Employee Representative
Svein Samdal, Executive Director – Retail
Bard Benum, Independent Deputy Chairman of the Board
Aud Skrudland, Member of the Board
JohanPetter Winsnes, Acting Executive Director - Organisation and Development
Arnhild Holstad, Member of the Board
Kjersti Honstad, Executive Director - Legal Affairs
Oddny Lysberg, Director, Employee Representative
Erik Gunnes, Director, Employee Representative
Tonje Foss, Independent Director
Nelly Maske, Executive Director - Retail Banking and Organization and Development
Morten Loktu, Independent Director
Paul HjelmHansen, Member of the Board
Venche Johnsen, Director, Employee Representative
Ola Nerasen, Head of Risk Management and Compliance
Astrid Undheim, Executive Director - Technology and Development
Kjell Bjordal, Independent Chairman of the Board
Mette Kamsvag, Independent Director
Finn Haugen, Group CEO, Managing Director, Chairman of Eiendomsmegler 1 Midt-Norge AS, Member of Supervisory Board of Sparebanken Nord-Norge and Member of Supervisory Board of Sparebanken Rogaland
Finn Haugan, Group CEO, Managing Director, Chairman of Eiendomsmegler 1 Midt-Norge AS, Member of Supervisory Board of Sparebanken Nord-Norge and Member of Supervisory Board of Sparebanken Rogaland
Christian Stav, Independent Director
Vegard Helland, Executive Director of Corporate Market Division
Tina Sund, Executive Director of HR, Performance Devel. and E-Bus.
JanFrode Janson, Group Chief Executive Officer

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