Jussi Rouhento has been appointed managing director at Catella Asset Management Finland, as of 2 January 2019, replacing Eero Syväniemi who retires in February 2019.
Rouhento's most recent role was head of Northern Horizon Capital’s Finnish business and fund manager of their healthcare funds.
'We are delighted to welcome Jussi Rouhento to our team as head of our Finnish asset management operations. Catella’s Property Investment Management business area is in a strong growth phase and Jussi’s broad competence and experience supports the execution of Catella’s strategy,' said Timo Nurminen, head of Catella property investment management.
'I am excited about the new challenge and the opportunity to join Catella’s team. Catella Group is in a strong phase of growth also in Finland and I want to bring in my contribution to further strengthen and sharpen the role of asset management services,' commented Rouhento.
Catella has been expanding its property investment management business area since 2015. Over the past three years, a European-wide organisation has been built covering ten countries, and the firm has doubled assets under management to €6.2 bn.