Veli Huotari appointed as Senior Vice President of Realia Isännöinti

Veli Huotari has been appointed as Senior Vice President of Realia Isännöinti and a member of Realia Group's Executive Management Team. Huotari will transfer to Realia Isännöinti from his post as Managing Director of Certego Oy, a subsidiary of ASSA ABLOY Group, and will begin working in his new role by the end of the year.

Veli Huotari, M.Sc. (Econ), has been appointed Senior Vice President of Realia Isännöinti and a member of the Executive Management Team of Realia Group, the parent company of Realia Isännöinti. Huotari will transfer to Realia Isännöinti from his post as Managing Director of Certego Oy, a subsidiary of ASSA ABLOY Group. Huotari has previously worked in different managerial tasks at ASSA ABLOY and SSAB, for example.

“The property management services of apartment housing companies and Realia Isännöinti are very central to Realia Group’s growth strategy, and we want to develop Realia Isännöinti into a leading services company in the housing management field. Veli Huotari comes from a field similar to property management services and has extensive experience in managing business activities and expert services, as well as in integration and combining different corporate cultures. I am very excited to have Veli Huotari in charge of Realia Isännöinti and as a member of our Realia Group Executive Management Team”, says Matti Bergendahl, President and CEO of Realia Group.

“The propertymanagement services for apartment housing companies field is facing big changes, and I am very excited for the opportunity to take part in developing Realia Isännöinti. As the biggest players in the field, I believe we can shape the entire business and further ease living in Finland. We will invest even more in the customer experience and the employee experience in the future, both of which are absolutely critical on the road to becoming a leading expert services company”, Huotari says.

Veli Huotari is responsible for Realia Isännöinti’s operations nationwide and reports to Realia Group’s CEO.