Employees

Bård Bjølgerud CEO & Partner
Bård Bjølgerud has been instrumental in many of the largest and most complex property and hotel transactions in the Nordic region over the past 20 years. Having previous been Head of Nordic Real Estate Corporate Finance, deputy CEO at SEB Enskilda and Head of Equity Research at Alfred Berg/ABN Amro, he founded Pangea in 2009. Mr Bjølgerud holds an MSc in Business and Economics, majoring in Finance, from NHH Norwegian School of Economics. Relevant industry experience: + 25 years.
Håvard A. Nustad Director & Partner
Håvard A. Nustad has extensive knowledge about the Norwegian and Nordic property market, having acted both as advisor and as corporate investor (Steen & Strøm) for close to 20 years, and has initiated and worked on some of the largest real estate transactions in Norway. Project Manager and Head of Acquisitions in ABB Norsk Kabel, Vice President Corporate Finance at Orkla Finans (Fondsmegling), Executive Vice President in Steen & Strøm, as Managing Partner of DTZ in Norway and since 2010 Partner and Director in Pangea Property Partners AS. Mr Nustad holds an MSc in Business Administration from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration, Bergen, followed by specialization in finance at NHH´s PhD program (Høyere Avdelings eksamen). Relevant industry experience: + 25 years.
Andreas Birgersson Director & Partner
Andreas Birgersson has been active in the Nordic property market since the late 90’s. He has managed a broad number of transactions with different angles and in all property segments. Birgersson was one of the founding Partners of Pangea in 2009 and is, since 2014 responsible for Pangea’s Swedish operations. Mr Birgersson holds an MSc in Engineering, majoring in Real Estate Economics from Lund University. Relevant industry experience: +20 years.
Thomas Andersson Director & Partner
Thomas Andersson has worked extensively with corporate finance and hotel property related transactions and strategic advisory. He has been involved in most of Pangea’s corporate finance and hotel related transactions in recent years. Previously with JLL Corporate Finance in London, including relevant hotel experience. He joined Pangea in 2010, partner since 2014. Mr Andersson holds a BSc in Real Estate from Chalmers University and a MSc, majoring in Finance, from Gothenburg School of Economics. Relevant industry experience: 12 years.
Joakim Arvius Director & Partner
Joakim Arvius has worked in the Swedish property market since 1994, mostly with transactions, and has a solid knowledge about the business. He previously worked at Skanska, AP Fastigheter (Vasakronan) and HSH Nordbank. Arvius joined Pangea Property Partners in 2006 (then Lundberg & Partners) and works as a Project Manager with larger transactions and he is an expert when it comes to developments. Mr Arvius holds an MSc in Engineering, focused on Real Estate Economics and Finance, from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm. Relevant industry experience: +20 years.
Linn Idsø Brenne Director & Partner
Linn Idsø Brenne has broad property- and transaction experience, including portfolio sales, forward sales as well as single assets. Linn has extensive experience from strategic advisory services related to financing, partnering strategies, deal structures etc. Previously she has advisor experience from Akershus Eiendom, and general property experience from working with Entra. Linn joined Pangea in 2014 and is a Partner. Ms Brenne holds an MSc in Business and Economics from NHH Norwegian School of Economics. Relevant industry experience: + 20 years.
Andreas Friberg Associate Director & Partner
Andreas Friberg has experience from property transactions within all asset classes. He has participated in several of the largest property transactions in the Nordics, recent profile credentials include Starwood’s public offer for Victoria Park and Castellum’s acquisition of Norrporten. He joined Pangea Property Partners in 2011 Mr Friberg holds an MSc in Business and Economics from Stockholm University. Relevant industry experience: +8 years.
Erik Høvik Director & Partner
Erik Høvik’s experience includes some of the biggest Nordic transactions as well as financing, development projects and strategic advice towards a broad range of property owners and investors. After being part of Vital Eiendom’s (DNB) investment team, Høvik joined Pangea in 2011 and is a Partner. Mr Høvik holds an MSc in Business and Economics, majoring in Finance, from Norwegian School of Economics in Bergen (NHH). Relevant industry experience: + 10 years
André Lundberg Director & Partner
André Lundberg has originated and orchestrated many of the largest and most complex transactions in the Nordic region over the last 10 years. His experience covers all types of transactions as well as financing, development projects and strategic advice. Lundberg was one of the founding Partners of Pangea in 2009, after being Partner at Lundberg & Partners, at the time one of the leading advisors in Sweden. Mr Lundberg has education corresponding to BSc in Business and Economics at Stockholm University and the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm. Relevant industry experience: + 23 years.
Mikael Söderlundh Head of Research & Partner
Michael Söderlundh has broad experience from market research on the Nordic property market, including the listed sector, and how it relates to company strategies and transactions. Previous positions include Partner and Head of Research at Leimdörfer (now Nordanö). He joined Pangea as Partner in 2011. Mr Söderlundh holds an MSc in Business and Economics, majoring in Finance, from Stockholm School of Economics. Relevant industry experience: Nearly 15 years. (+14 years).
Knut Waltré Director & Partner
Knut Waltré possess a broad experience from property transactions within all asset classes, and he has been active in the Swedish property market since 2006. Waltré previously worked at Leimdörfer (now Nordanö) and Angermann. He joined Pangea Property Partners as partner in 2016. Mr Waltré holds an MSc in Business and Economics from Uppsala University. Relevant industry experience: +12 years.
Anders Buchardt Chairman of the board
Julia Bergqvist Analyst
Julia Bergqvist has experience from property transactions in several segments. Prior to joining Pangea, she worked at Nordier Property Advisors in Stockholm. She joined Pangea in 2018 Ms Bergqvist holds a BSc in Real Estate and Finance from The Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm. Relevant industry experience: + 3 years.
Fredric Gylling Analyst
Fredric Gylling has experience from the transaction industry working with M&A, valuation and fund raising. Prior to joining Pangea in 2018, he worked at Corporate Finance boutique in Stockholm. Mr Gylling holds an MSc in Business and Economics from the University of Linköping and an International Master in Finance from EADA Business School in Barcelona. Relevant industry experience: 4 years.
Kristian Hoem Analyst
Kristian Hoem works as an Analyst. He joined Pangea in 2018, and has been a summer intern at SEB. Mr Hoem holds a MSc in Business and Economics, majoring in Finance from Copenhagen Business School.
Jenny Diaz Jernberg Associate
Jenny Diaz Jernberg has extensive experience from property transactions, property valuation and strategic advice. Prior to joining Pangea in 2015, she has worked at Colliers and JLL. Ms Diaz Jernberg holds an MSc in Engineering, majoring in Real Estate Economics from The Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm. Relevant industry experience: +5 years
Ville Mannila (Mrec) CEO Mrec
Hege Nilsen PA to the CEO & Event
Hege Nilsen works as PA to the CEO and with Events & Administration. She has 11 years of experience from SEB Enskilda, where she worked as an assistant at Corporate Finance and for the Management. Ms Nilsen has been at Pangea since it was founded in 2009.
Sondre Nicander Nilsen Associate
Sondre Nicander Nilsen has worked with a wide variety of transactions, from portfolios to single assets, across all property segments. He joined Pangea after completing a Summer Internship in 2014 and has previous experience from banking sector. Mr Nilsen holds a MSc in Business and Economics, majoring in Finance, from BI Norwegian Business School. Relevant industry experience: + 4 years.
Nina Nordfjell Receptionist
Nina Nordfjell is Pangea’s Receptionist and Meeting coordinator in Oslo. She joined Pangea in 2017 and has experience from different service industries, tourism and sale.
Sandra Nordstrand Head of Administration
Sandra Nordstrand started at Pangea in 2004, (then Lundberg & Partners) as a receptionist. She now works as Head of Administration. Prior to joining Pangea, she worked at Fritidsresor AB, at the account department and as a tour-representative abroad.
Moa Nyhlén Receptionist
Moa Nyhlén is Pangea’s receptionist and Meeting coordinator in Stockholm. Prior to joining Pangea, she worked at XXL. She also has reception experience. Ms Nyhlén joined Pangea in 2018.
Kristina Picard Head of Communications and Marketing (on leave)
Kristina Picard has more than 12 years experience from PR, communications and journalism. She was a Communications Manager at the Pensions and Insurance provider Storebrand before she joined Pangea in 2017. Ms Picard holds an MSc from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) and a BSc in journalism at Oslo Met.
Christian Sahlström Analyst
Christian Sahlström is experienced in property transaction advisory, Nordic market research and financial modelling. Prior to joining Pangea in 2018, he worked at the global real estate consultant Savills. Mr Sahlström holds an MSc in Engineering, focused on real estate economics and finance, from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm. Relevant industry experience: +3 years.
Sondre Aarseth Skjerven Analyst
Sondre Aarseth Skjerven has worked on a selection of transactions, from portfolios to single assets, across all property segments. He joined Pangea in 2016, and was previously engaged with a local real estate company in Bergen. Mr Skjerven holds a MSc in Business and Economics, majoring in Finance, from Norwegian School of Economics in Bergen (NHH).
Yasmine Stampe Analyst
Yasmine Stampe has a few years of experience from the real estate industry. She is part of the property transaction team as well as the research team at Pangea. Prior to joining Pangea in 2017, she worked at Cushman and Wakefield. Mrs Stampe holds a MSc in Real Estate Economics from The Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm. Relevant industry experience: + 3 years
Sina Såtvedthagen Head of Administration
Sina Såtvedthagen is Head of Administration. Sha has 12 years of experience from SEB Enskilda, as an assistant at Equity Research Department, Corporate Finance team and as a personal assistant for the CEO. Ms Såvedthagen has been at Pangea since it was founded in 2009.
Victoria Tichit Associate
Victoria Tichit has worked extensively on asset and portfolio valuation, operator selection, contract negotiation and analysis within the hotel sector. Previous experience from JLL Hotels & Hospitality in Paris and Obligo Real Estate in Oslo. She joined Pangea in 2018. Ms Tichit holds an BSc in International Hospitality Management, majoring in Real Estate and Finance, from Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne. Relevant industry experience: + 6 years.
Karin Tilja Graphic Designer
Karin Tilja has broad print and digital layout knowledge. Prior to joining Pangea in 2015, she worked at a digital production company and for a major Swedish publishing company. Mrs Tilja has a degree in Graphic Design from Berghs School of Communication in Stockholm.
Frida Tosterud Analyst
Frida Tosterud has worked with a variety of complex transactions, across all property segments. She joined Pangea in 2016. Ms Tosterud holds a BSc in Business and Economics from BI Norwegian Business School and MSc in Finance from Hult International Business School, Boston. Relevant Industry experience: + 2 years.
Christian Winther CFO
Christian Winther has 10 years of experience as CFO and Partner with Teknoinvest – a highly recognized Norwegian Venture Capital-firm. Prior to this, he has experience from PwC where he was employed in Assurance and Business Advisory Services auditing and advising larger Norwegian financial institutions, mutual funds and venture funds. Winther joined Pangea as CFO in 2010. Mr Winther holds a MSc in Business Administration and Executive MBA in Finance, both from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration, Bergen (NHH).
Tobias Årfelt Associate
Tobias Årfelt has extensive experience from hotel consulting, including feasibility analysis, concept development, contract negotiations and valuation. Prior to joining Pangea in 2018, he has worked at hotel consultancy Annordia and Korean conglomerate GS Group. Mr Årfelt holds an MSc in Business and Economics from Stockholm University, and he has studied Mandarin at Jilin University in China. Relevant industry experience: 4 years.