Jauri Häkkä explains the Nordic regions and talks about investments in Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark and Iceland. Real Assets, Infrastructure and Nordic Properties are at the top of the list. Sustainability and the compliance with ESG criteria is a very serious issue in the north that is well advanced.
About Nordic Properties a Plus in Regional Diversification with Jarkko Lehtonen from United Bankers, Helsinki, portfolio manager of the UB Nordic Property Fund.
Jauri Häkkä, Principal, Widhaby Advisors. Jauri is the founder of Widhaby Advisors, a Stockholm-based firm focusing on investment strategy, asset allocation and portfolio construction, specialising on alternative investments, private markets and sustainability. Having 25 years+ experience in portfolio management and fund/manager selection, he has held senior positions at Nordic asset managers - including Executive Director and PM at Nordea Asset Management between 2006 and 2016. Jauri serves currently in several non-executive roles, including board memberships in APFI and Scandinavian Financial Research as well as senior advisor roles at C8 Technologies and Sijoittaja Group. He holds a MSc (Econ.) degree from Hanken School of Economics in Helsinki and is a Certified EFFAS Financial Analyst.
United Bankers Plc (UB) is a Helsinki-based Financial Services group. Founded in 1986, UB started its business in securities brokerage. Today, the company's business areas include Asset and Wealth Management and Capital Markets services.
UB is a Nordic pioneer and a global specialist within Real Asset investments. In Wealth Management, UB offers discretionary Asset Management to private and institutional asset owners in Finland and Sweden
UB Fund Management Ltd, established in 2007, is a subsidiary within the group, dedicated to the administration of investment funds. These include European Union UCITS regulated vehicles as well as AIFMD regulated funds.
For more information, please refer to UB’s website at www.unitedbankers.com