The MONU Team

The strength of our three founders lies in two places. Firstly, their diverse and complementary background offers unique and insightful capacity to solve the pain-points of our customers. And secondly, their singular focus on making the savings market more inclusive through simplifying the access to attractive deposits to everyone.

Fredrik Dahlström, CTO

Fredrik is an experienced platform architect and developer with the ability to translate business needs into technical solutions. His background spans a range of categories, from the worlds of finance, media, and technology. He’s had roles as tech lead and lead programmer at Spotify, Neonet, and Videoplaza.

Pasquale Di Nicola, COO

Pasquale draws on considerable insight and experience in the Nordic and European banking sector. He has widely advised banks’ CFOs and Treasurers within the areas of funding & liquidity, regulation, risk management. Before co-founding MONU, he was a partner at Ernst & Young.

Lars Rutegård, CEO

Lars has a wide-ranging and in-depth experience across all kinds of business in the areas of business development and leadership. He’s worked in the telecommunication, tech, and financial management industries. He’s also got a decade of CEO experience across three companies.

Monica Caneman

Chair of the Board

Chair of the Board of MONU since 2021. Monica is also Chair of Euroclear Sverige AB, ALMI Företagspartner AB and of the Nasdaq AB Listing Committee, and board member of Qliro AB and SAS AB. Monica has vast industry knowledge from her long-time management experience in the financial sector combined with many years of board work in a range of Swedish and International companies.

Anna Storåkers

Senior advisor

Anna is board member in ABN Amro bank, Nordax bank, Kreditz and Max Matthiessen. Anna has had executive roles in the banking industry for more than 20 years, most recently as head of retail business in Sweden at Nordea.

Mattias Lampe

Senior advisor

Mattias is a board member in Nordic Capital Market Forum and Brite. Mattias has 20 years’ experience of working within the banking sector as lawyer and partner at Mannheimer Swartling.