Building Engineer Kimmo Ahonen has been appointed Technical Director at Trevian Funds AIFM Ltd, starting 7 January 2020. He comes from a Key Account Manager role at Newsec. Kimmo has been with Newsec for the last 8.5 years, where his responsibilities have covered several different real estate portfolios, including the technical performance of a nationwide portfolio of 140 properties. Kimmo has 15 years of relevant work experience in the field of construction and real estate; as a developer, surveyor, constructor, technical asset manager, key account manager and sales and leasing manager.
At Trevian Funds AIFM, Kimmo will be in charge of the overall technical management. His duties will include the fund’s renovation and energy investments, as well as maintenance and development projects on a national level. In addition, the Technical Director will be responsible for the holistic development of certain portfolio properties.
“As part of our roadmap towards a carbon neutral real estate portfolio, we are targeting significant improvements in energy efficiency and reductions in our carbon footprint”, says CEO Emilia Riikonen at Trevian Funds AIFM. “I am extremely glad about Kimmo joining us as an experienced reinforcement to lead this transformation”, CEO Riikonen continues.
During its first two years of operation, special investment fund Trevian Finland Properties I has grown to a real estate fund with roughly 300 million euros of assets under management, with more than 40 commercial properties and over 600 tenants around Finland in its portfolio. Strong asset management resources, local knowledge and local presence are at the core of the fund’s strategy. The fund invests in high and effectively diversified cash flow, which is maintained and improved with a proactive and hard-working attitude.
Emilia Riikonen, CEO
Trevian Funds AIFM Ltd
tel. +358 50 501 2481
Trevian Funds AIFM was established in 2017 and it has a license under the AIFM Directive. The company is based on Finland’s strongest property portfolio management expertise. Non-UCITS Trevian Finland Properties I is its first fund to invest in strong cash flow and development potential.