Jarkko Lehtonen from United Bankers in Helsinki speaks in the altii interview about the Nordic properties markets and the potential for diversification. He is the portfolio manager of the UB Nordic Property Fund that invests in commercial real estate in Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden.
Please find further details about the UB Nordic Property Fund here.
Please find more about Nordic investments as a sustainable real asset universe in altii's discussion with Jauri Häkkä, Principal, Widhaby Advisors.
Jarkko Lehtonen, Portfolio Manager, (MSc in Eng., Helsinki University of Technology), has been working with real estate for more than sixteen years. He worked for seven years in the Kesko Group with real estate leasing and sales. In 2011 Jarkko founded Capitol Asset Management and took over the management of a portfolio of 77 grocery properties on behalf of Sveafastigheter Ab (a Swedish property investor). In June 2014, Jarkko was involved in selling the portfolio to another Swedish property investor Redito.
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