Jan Altersten, currently President B2C Finance & Collection Nordics, will take over as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Arvato Financial Solutions as of January 1, 2021.

Jan Altersten will report to his predecessor, whose responsibilities on the Arvato board include the Arvato Financial Solutions and Arvato Systems solution groups.

Jan Altersten was an independent entrepreneur both during and after his law studies at Stockholm University. In 2006 he sold his law firm, subsequently took on various management positions in the financial services sector and joined Arvato in 2013 as Chief Commercial Officer Nordics. A year later, he was appointed CEO Nordics and joined the global management board of Arvato Financial Solutions. In 2016, he was appointed President B2C Finance & Collection Nordics.  Jan Altersten was born in 1975, lives in Stockholm, is married and has three daughters.

About:  Arvato Financial Solutions Financial Solutions provides professional financial services to renowned international brands as well as respected local businesses — allowing them to leave their credit management to a professional, so they can focus on what matters most for their business.  The services center around cash flow in all segments of the customer lifecycle: from credit risk management to payment, factoring and accounting services to debt collection.  Financial Solutions performs 326 million credit- and risk checks and works on 800 million accounts receivables.  The Arvato Financial Solutions team is made up of around 7,000 experts in 15 countries and is aligned by a common goal: to make sure client’s credit management runs effortlessly and efficiently, ultimately resulting in optimized financial performance.


Source:  Bertelsmann Press Release