Leasing and transactions
Kaviya Elaiyarajah is employed as trainee 2022/2023. She has experience in the commercial real estate market and has been working at CBRE for the past six years, specializing in property management. Kaviya is a graduate of BI Norwegian Business School with a master's degree in Business
Partner / Managing director
Erlend Aagesen is partner and managing director in our commercial property agency, where he works on transactions. He has been with UNION since 2011 and, in addition to commercial property, has broad experience of management consulting and corporate finance from Innovation (now Bain & Company) and Steinvender (now Nordhaven Corporate Finance). Erlend has also work on auditing at Ernst & Young. He holds an MSc in business from the Nord University Business School in Bodø and a law degree from the University of Oslo.
Preben E. Klausen
Partner / Transactions
Preben Klausen is a partner in our commercial property agency, where he works on transactions. He has been with UNION since 2004. Preben worked previously on the sale of products to the commercial property sector. He has an MBA, majoring in finance, from Queensland University of Technology and a BSc economics and administration from Central Queensland University.
Partner / Transactions
Alexander Gundersen is a partner in commercial property agency, where he works with transactions. He has been with UNION since 2010. Alexander has worked previously on Capital Management at Orkla Finans, with Corporate Finance Real Estate at Pareto Private Equity, and as a team leader on Investment Consulting at Vaagen Investering in Oslo. Alexander has a Bachelor of Business Administration and a Master of Applied Finance from Macquarie University in Sydney.
Didrik Sagbakken Berg
Partner / Transactions
Didrik Sagbakken Berg is a transaction adviser in commercial property agency. He previously spent two years as a financial consultant with the Schjødt law firm. Didrik has a BBA, specialising in finance and IT, from Stetson University in Florida and an MSc in property development from the Norwegian University of Life Sciences. He worked part-time with UNION NNM while studying for his master’s degree.
Fredrick Maaseide works as an analyst in our commercial property agency. He has experience from Kraft Finans, where he worked in the corporate finance department. Fredrick holds a M.Sc. in Finance from the Norwegian Business School BI
Partner / Head of leasing
Frithjof Foss is managing director and partner in our commercial property agency, with 11 years of experience from the property sector. That includes three years as marketing manager at Höegh Eiendom, which included responsibility for developing retailing and commercial operations on the Arcus site at Hasle. Before that, he spent eight years on acquisition, sale and development of commercial property at Pareto Eiendom. Frithjof also has experience from the shipping business as a broker and charterer, and studied business management at the BI Norwegian Business School in Oslo.
Partner / Leasing
Torbjørn Hatløy is a partner and letting advisor in our commercial property agency. He has a total of eleven years of experience from the property sector, with the last nine years spent as a letting advisor. Torbjørn holds a BSc in economics and administration from the BI Norwegian Business School.
Christoffer Bakken is a letting advisor in our commercial property agency. He has five years’ experience from the property sector, working as a letting advisor in Newsec and Colliers International. Christoffer is educated as a real-estate agent from Høyskolen på Vestlandet.
Thor Olav Bogen
Thor Olav Bogen is a transaction advisor in
commercial property agency. Thor Olav has extensive experience in sales and marketing, and has worked for over 10 years in finance, of which 9 years as a stockbroker in DNB Markets. Thor Olav has a degree from BI, the Norwegian School of Management and the University of Friborg, Switzerland.
Marius Bye works as a transaction advisor in our commercial property agency. He has spent four and a half years in UNION besides studies. First one and a half years in the rental department, then three years in the analysis department. Marius holds a master's degree with a specialization in finance from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) and Norwegian Business School (BI).
Associate Partner / Leasing
Mons Knudtzon is an associate partner and letting advisor at UNION. He has been working as a letting advisor since 2017, and has previous experience from SEB and Pecunia. He holds a bachelor's degree from the USA and BI Norwegian Business School, as well as a master's degree from Beyes Business School (formerly Cass Business School) with a final master's thesis in real estate development.
Henrik Syversen works as leasing advisor in our
commercial property agency. He has a Bachelor of Business Administration from the Norwegian Business School BI. Henrik has experience from Arctic Securities, and has worked both in Oslo and in New York.