Unigestions adds institutional sales director for Nordics


Asset management firm Unigestion has named Jussi Louekoski as director, institutional clients for the Nordic region.

Joining from private equity fund of funds Capital Dynamics, he was previously head of sales for Northern Europe and responsible for business development and fundraising in the Nordics and Netherlands. He also held senior business development roles at Amundi, HEX, Northern Trust and Deutsche Bank.

The firm has several strategic client relationships in place the Nordic market, it said. In his new role, Louekoski will be responsible for developing and managing client relationships and further building awareness of Unigestion’s investment capabilities in the Danish, Finnish, Icelandic, Norwegian and Swedish markets.

Tom Leavitt, managing director and head of institutional clients at Unigestion, said, “Jussi’s combination of investment experience and local knowledge means he is ideally placed to offer investment management solutions to institutions across the region and to ensure clients continue to receive the high levels of service that Unigestion is known for.”

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