Oct 4 (Reuters) - Svenska Handelsbanken AB
* Handelsbanken says Carina Akerström has been appointed deputy group chief executive
* Says she will also be responsible for Handelsbanken's Large Corporates business.
* Says no new CEO of Handelsbanken Sweden will be appointed.
* Says instead regional heads will, from now on, report directly to Handelsbanken's President and Group Chief Executive Anders Bouvin. Further company coverage: (Reporting By Simon Johnson)