Ulla Bono appointed chief legal officer of Realia Group

Ulla Bono, LL.Lic., LL.M. with court training, has been appointed chief legal officer and member of the management team of Realia Group, starting from 18 September 2017. Bono will transfer to Realia Group from Ahlstrom Oyj where she held the position of EVP legal, general counsel. 

“We are more than satisfied to appoint Ulla Bono to this position at Realia Group. Realia Group grows rapidly in Finland and also expands internationally through business acquisitions. During these changes, Ulla Bono's experience and expertise are an excellent addition to Realia Group. We want to be an even stronger expert service group in property brokerage and management, and her background offers excellent support to the development of Realia Group and its group companies,” says Matti Bergendahl, President and CEO of Realia Group.

“Realia Group is an attractive market leader in property brokerage and management services. It is determined to grow significantly by investing in the development of expert services and in internationalisation. I cannot wait to start to turn Realia Group the best group in its business fields, together with our customers, personnel and experts,” Ulla Bono says.

In the position of chief legal officer, Ulla Bono will be responsible for the legal affairs of Realia Group, both nationally and internationally, and she will report to the President and CEO of Realia Group.

Additional information:
Ulla Bono, chief legal officer (starting from 18 September 2017, Realia Group Oy, tel.: +358 539 0893

Matti Bergendahl, President and CEO, Realia Group Oy, tel.: +358 40 833 5461

Realia Group is the largest expert service group specialising in the brokerage and management of apartments, properties and commercial facilities in the Nordic countries. Companies in Realia Group include Huoneistokeskus, SKV Kiinteistönvälitys, Huom! Huoneistomarkkinointi, Realia Isännöinti and Realia Management. Ober-Haus and Hestia operate in the Baltic region, Sweden and Norway. Realia Group’s annual turnover is approximately EUR 114 million, and it employs more than 1,900 professionals. All of the companies share an emphasis on customer satisfaction, which is created with tailored products and active, professional service. www.realiagroup.fi