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CapMan Real Estate appoints Investment Directors in Sweden and Denmark


CapMan Real Estate press release                                                             11 October 2017 at 10.00 a.m. EEST

CapMan Real Estate appoints Investment Directors in Sweden and Denmark

Following its successful €425 million fund raising for its second pan Nordic Real Estate Fund, CapMan Real Estate has recruited Erik Visteus and Jacob Gade as Investment Directors in its Stockholm and Copenhagen offices to strengthen the team.

Erik brings with him 17 years of Swedish real estate experience from advising on and executing real estate transactions. He joins from JLL, where he was a National Director in the Stockholm office and responsible for transaction services and buy and sell-side mandates throughout Sweden. Prior to that Erik held positions with NCC and HSH Nordbank.

Jacob joins from Skanska in Denmark, where he was a manager in the project development department and brings nearly 13 years of asset management, project management and development experience with him.

“We are delighted to welcome Erik and Jacob to CapMan. Their strong backgrounds, contacts and reputations in two of our key Nordic real estate markets make them a great addition to our team,” says Mika Matikainen, Managing Partner and Head of CapMan Real Estate.

CapMan Real Estate has a team consisting of over 30 real estate professionals in Helsinki, Stockholm and Copenhagen. CapMan Real Estate currently has over EUR 1.7 billion of assets under management and the first fund was established in 2005.

For further information, please contact:
Mika Matikainen, Managing Partner, Head of CapMan Real Estate, tel. +358 40 519 0707                         
Ed Williams, Managing Partner, Sweden, CapMan Real Estate, tel. +46 76 506 20 71                                          
Torsten Bjerregaard, Managing Partner, Denmark, CapMan Real Estate, tel. +44 7715 772 554


CapMan is a leading Nordic investment and specialised asset management company. As one of the Nordic private equity pioneers we have actively developed hundreds of companies and real estate and thereby created substantial value in these businesses and assets over the last 28 years. CapMan has today 110 private equity professionals and manages €2.7 billion in assets. We mainly manage the assets of our customers, the investors, but also make direct investments from our own balance sheet in areas without an active fund. Our objective is to provide attractive returns and innovative solutions to investors and value adding services to professional investment partnerships, growth-oriented companies and tenants. Our current investment strategies cover Buyout, Growth Equity, Real Estate, Russia, Credit, Infrastructure and Tactical Opportunities. We also have a growing service business that currently includes fundraising advisory, procurement activities and fund management.