Mattias Anjou

Partner, Chair Banking and Finance

Practice Areas

Mattias Anjou is the head of the firm’s Banking and Finance practice area and joined the firm as partner in 2013. Mattias Anjou represents Swedish and international clients, particularly within the Banking and Finance sector. He represents lenders and borrowers in secured and syndicated loan transactions and restructurings. Mattias Anjou is known for his expertise and experience in the regulatory area, representing, banks, securities firms, insurance companies, market operators, Swedish municipalities and fund managers in regulatory matters. He is the author of several books on the financial regulatory area.

Professional Experience & Expert Appointments

Trainee, Bure Equity AB, 1997-1998; Employment with other law firms, 1999-2005; Commercial Manager, Vodafone Sverige AB, 2005; In-house counsel, HQ Bank, 2006-2009; Director, the Securities Markets Law Department of the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority, 2009-2013; Lecturer in Stock Market Law, University of Stockholm 2011-present; Member of the Investor Protection and Intermediaries Standing Committee of ESMA, 2012-2013; Appointed as expert in the Swedish Government’s Market Abuse Regulation Review Panel, 2013-2014 and Member of the Swedish Bar Association.

Education

University of Lund (juris kandidat, LL.M., 1998);
University of London, King’s College (LL.M. 1999).

Languages

Swedish and English.

Publications

Co-author of “Börsrätt”, Studentlitteratur 2012; Co-author of “Specialister på värdepappersmarknaden – Kunskap för Swedsecs licensiering”, Studentliteratur 2016