Partner / Head of asset management
Pål Bolstad is a partner in and head of asset management in our capital management, a turnkey supplier of technical services for commercial property. That includes property development, technical advice, project management and technical operation for owners and tenants. He has previously worked as CEO of DriftsCompagniet AS, and has experience from more than 200 technical due diligence processes as well as development projects large and small. Pål has more than 25 years of experience from technical operation of commercial properties.
Glenn Tore Stray
Partner / Asset management
Glenn Tore Stray is a partner in our capital management. He works primarily with management and development of the property portfolios in UNION’s alternative investment funds– UNION Real Estate Funds, and UNION Core Real Estate Funds, as well as following up certain project investments in property. He has been with UNION since 2007, and has several years of experience as a property developer and administrator. Glenn Tore worked previously as a commercial broker at MeglerCompagniet AS in Oslo. He has a Master of Business Economics from the BI Norwegian Business School.
Partner / Asset management
Pål Saga is a partner and works primarily with administration and development of the property portfolios in UNION’s alternative investment funds – UNION Real Estate Funds, and UNION Core Real Estate Funds, particularly in the retail segment. With UNION since 2017, he has 25 years of experience with letting and developing commercial property, particularly from the shopping centres in Steen & Strøm Norge AS. Pål studied engineering in Gothenburg and at Gjøvik Engineering College.
Stine B. Sørgen
Stine B Sørgen works primarily with follow-up and administration of the property portfolios in UNION’s alternative investment funds – UNION Real Estate Funds, and UNION Core Real Estate Funds. She previously spent seven years as a letting agent in our commercial property agency before joining capital management in 2015. Stine has 28 years of experience with residential estate agency/property settlements, including as a manager in DnB Eiendom, and qualified as an estate agent from the BI Norwegian Business School.
Partner / Asset management
Lars Erik Wogsted is a partner and works primarily with development of the property portfolios in UNION`s alternative investment funds. He joined UNION in may 2019. Lars Erik has 16 years of experience in the property industry in the fields of development, transaction, leasing and concept development for commercial property, where in recent years as a partner in Stor-Oslo Eiendom. He has a MSc in Industrial Economics and construction from University in Agder and Oslo.
Kristin Madsen works primarily on following up and administering the property portfolios in UNION’s alternative investment funds – UNION Real Estate Funds, and UNION Core Real Estate Funds, as well as coordinating Due Diligence in property sales. With UNION since 2011, she had previously built up 18 years of experience in contract and property administration with such employers as ForvaltningsCompagniet AS.
Siri Strømshovd follows up and administers the property portfolio in Frost Retail Properties AS. With a total of 30 years of experience from contract and property management, she has spent the past 20 years at Frost Retail Properties.
August Aakenes Nysted
August Aakenes Nysted is a technical/commercial manager in capital management, primarily working with ESG-related tasks. August has a BBA from Creighton University - located in Omaha, Nebraska, USA - and an MSc in real estate developement and -management from the Norwegian University of Science Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim. August has also work related experience from IPI Group, CBRE and Statsbygg.
Asset management analyst
Ragnhild Bøe works as an asset management analyst, and works primarily on existing investments in commercial property for UNION’s alternative investment funds. She holds a master’s degree in finance and accounting from Copenhagen Business School. Ragnhild took part in UNION’s trainee program in 2020/2021, and has previously worked for Danske Bank, SEB and Equinor during her studies.
Ingar Rognås is a technical adviser in our capital management, with responsibility for technical operation, project management and advice – particularly technical due diligence. He previously spent seven years with DriftsCompagniet, has been operations manager for Aberdeen Property Investors and worked for Ingeniørbygg. Ingar has more than 20 years of experience with operation and maintenance of commercial properties.
Jan Sørlie is a technical administrator in our capital management, with the main responsibility for technical operation of the properties. That includes establishing and following up common and landlord budgets, rehabilitation and maintenance. He has been with the company since its establishment in 2010, and previously had similar duties with DriftsCompagniet AS, Marius Management AS and Saga Petroleum AS. With 25 years of experience as an electrician and foreman on major building projects, Jan is educated as a business economist.
Kenneth Meland is administration manager in our capital management team in Stavanger, with the main responsibility for all contracts dealing with administrative and operational services. He previously spent five years working on housing administration at Obos, and also has a background from domestic payment processing at SpareBank 1. Kenneth studied at the BI Norwegian Business School in Stavanger, and has a BSc in market communication.
Erik Røbech is managing director in project management, a provider of services within development of commercial property. This includes advisory, project management and engineering. Erik has over 25 years of experience from commercial property with focus on management and project development. He has previously worked in i.a. Selmer Furuholmen AS (Skanska), Kåre Hagen Byggelederfirma AS, Thermax AS, Venator AS and Møller Eiendom AS. Erik is a construction and fire engineer from the University of Gjøvik (HiG).
Camilla Henningsen works as a project leader for Union Project Management. She has a Double Bachelor degree in economy and politics from Griffith University in Australia. She has previously worked in C&I at Danske Bank.