NIB Nordic Investment Bank

Board of Governors

Board of Governors

The Board of Governors is the supreme decision-making body and is responsible for, among other things, matters concerning NIB's Agreement, Statutes and authorised capital. The Board of Governors also approves the annual report of the Board of Directors and the audited financial statements of the Bank. Each member country appoints a member of its respective government to the Board of Governors. The chairmanship rotates among the member countries. The Board of Governors holds an annual meeting and such other meetings as deemed appropriate.


Mr Brian Mikkelsen
Minister for Industry, Business and Financial Affairs

Mr Toomas Tõniste
Minister of Finance

Mr Petteri Orpo
Minister of Finance

Mr Bjarni Benediktsson
Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs

Ms Dana Reizniece-Ozola
Minister of Finance

Mr Vilius Šapoka
Minister of Finance

Ms Siv Jensen
Minister of Finance

Sweden (Chair until 31 May 2018)
Ms Magdalena Andersson
Minister of Finance

Rules of procedure for the Board of Governors (528 KB) 
Legal framework and policy documents 
Financial reports
Annual Report, Corporate governance
  • AR2017


NIB’s Governors approve 2016 annual results

At its annual meeting, the Nordic Investment Bank’s Board of Governors approved the Bank’s annual accounts for 2016 and the payment of EUR 55 million as dividends to the member countries.

30 May 2017

Watch full video from NIB's anniversary seminar

A full two-hour video from NIB's 40th anniversary event is now available online. Watch the speeches and keynote by Professor Mariana Mazzucato.

4 Nov 2016

NIB anniversary seminar hosts debate on public financing

NIB's event, held on 2 November in Copenhagen, hosted a lively debate on future avenues of public financing in the region.

2 Nov 2016