- Head of Real Estate, Nordics
About Johan Åström
Johan oversees Nuveen Real Estate's investment and asset management activities in the Nordic region. He is responsible for the management of our Nordic teams in Stockholm, Helsinki and Copenhagen with capabilities ranging from investment, transactions, asset management, shopping centre development, leasing and property analysis. He also coordinates local and international capabilities of the business to maximize asset performance for our clients.
Prior to joining Nuveen Real Estate in 2012, Johan worked for NREP where he was responsible for the asset management of a Swedish retail fund. Before that, he worked at JLL overseeing shopping centre development and management strategies. He also worked as managing director at Heron International Sweden, and was head of property management in Sweden for Cushman & Wakefield, LLP. He entered the real estate industry in 1997 with management of a Stockholm based residential portfolio.
Johan graduated with a B.S. in Asset Management from the Royal Institute of Technology (Sweden), as a Reserve Officer from the Swedish Defence University and a holds a degree from Université de Nice Sophia Antipolis.