2009-03-03 14:27Press release

Niam recruits Senior Director,Portfolio Management

Niam recruits Senior Director, Portfolio Management

Niam, one of the leading private equity firms in Northern Europe specializing in property, has appointed Maria Hägerdal as Senior Director, Portfolio Management where she will replace Urban Ehrling. Prior to joining Niam, Maria was the Head of Asset Management at Landic Property. At Niam, Maria will be responsible for managing Niam’s property portfolios in Sweden, with a market value of approximately €1.1 billion. Urban will take a new position at Niam as Senior Director, Project Development and will remain in Niam’s Management Team.

The changes will come into effect on April 27, 2009.


About Niam AB

Niam, founded in 1998, is a leading private equity real estate firm in Northern Europe. Our head office is located in Stockholm, Sweden, and we have local offices in the Nordic capital cities of Oslo, Helsinki and Copenhagen. Niam has one of the largest real estate teams specifically focused on the Nordic Region. We recognize that our core strength is our people and our success is dependent upon attracting and developing the top real estate professionals in the region. Simply stated…Niam is people. Niam strives to be the Partner of Choice for Nordic real estate. Our network encompasses strong relationships that extend over decades with leading global institutional investors, European banks, tenants, municipalities and the local community. Our top managers average over 26 years of direct real estate experience. It is this collection of knowledge that makes Niam the Partner of Choice.