BIS Innovation Hub Nordic Centre - Stockholm

The BIS Innovation Hub Nordic Centre in Stockholm was established in 2021 by the Bank for International Settlements in collaboration with Danmarks Nationalbank, Central Bank of Iceland, Norges Bank and Sveriges Riksbank. Its current project focus areas are central bank digital currency (CBDC) and financial market infrastructures.

Our centre

The Nordic centre is located in the Epicenter House of Innovation, a hub for technology companies and entrepreneurs in Stockholm.

Our team

Beju Shah (Centre Head), William Zhang, Björn Segendorff, Xin Zhang, Grimur Sigurdarson, Susanne Bohman, Hachem Hassan, and Caroline Leung (Advisers).

Our projects

The BISIH Nordic Centre can be reached at

The BIS Innovation Hub Nordic Centre in Stockholm is testament to the innovative culture of the central banks of Denmark, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. It reflects their recognition of the opportunities presented by fintech, as well as their drive to meet its challenges as they pursue their mandates for financial stability.

Agustín Carstens, General Manager of the BIS