Svein Tore Samdal


Svein Tore Samdal holds the cand polit degree from NTNU. He came from the position of Executive Vice President Private Market in SpareBank 1 SMN and worked previously as the vice president of EiendomsMegler 1 Midt-Norway AS. Prior to his years at SpareBank 1, he was employed by the Norwegian Ski Federation as national team manager for women's cross-country skiing.

Svend Lund

Deputy CEO

Svend Lund has previously been employed by Fokus Bank. He has an education in accounting and auditing from Trondheim Økonomiske Høgskole and within strategy and management from BI.

Herborg Aanestad

Director of Risk and Compliance

Herborg Aanestad has a background in auditing and finance where she for several years worked with credit models and risk management. She holds a master's degree in economics from the Norwegian School of Economics with specialisation in accounting and financial management.

Endre Jo Reite

Executive Director Retail Banking

Endre Jo Reite holds a degree in science in engineering from NTNU. Joined BN Bank on 1 January 2019, from the position of director of field and products at SpareBank 1 SMN. Reite has had various management roles within credit, placement/deposit and product management in the previous 12 years. Before that, he worked at EY, and for other banks. He also works with research and current analyses to provide a better basis for good advice to consumers.

Trond Søraas

Chief Financial Officer

Trond Søraas holds a master´s degree in business administration from the Norwegian School of Economics and authorised financial analyst from the same location. He came from the position of Head of Teasury at KLP Banken and KLP Kommunekreditt in 2010. Before that, he was the Head of Treasury at BN Bank.