Tuomas Vuorinen to lead JLL’s Nordic ESG & Sustainability
Tuomas Vuorinen has assumed a new role as Head of JLL’s Nordic ESG & Sustainability Services. He started in the position in February 2023, having previously served 4 years in the firm’s Strategic Consulting practice. He will guide 14 ESG champions from different business lines in Finland and Sweden, as well as lead go-to-market for new services.
JLL has been observing an increasing demand for advisory integrating sustainability into property value and investment strategy and has already delivered projects in the Nordics. The sustainability team is operating as part of JLL’s wider EMEA Sustainability network, connecting the Nordics into a pool of over 700 professionals in Europe.
“Over the past two years, we have been building our sustainability approach from inside our Strategic Consulting business, which has become a powerful team to tackle complex real estate challenges. Now the ever-increasing client demand for sustainability warrants accelerating with further services across the Nordics”, Tuomas comments.
“JLL is a strong advocate for net-zero driven strategies. Globally, the Nordics punch above their weight due to their strength in renewable energy and ambitious net zero climate plans”, Tuomas comments.
Prior to JLL, Tuomas has worked in LeaseGreen, a growth firm specializing in green transition in commercial property, as well as at IF, Nordic insurance company, where he was coordinating property insurance strategy work.
” I am pleased to welcome Tuomas in his new role and to our organization. I see many advantages and am convinced that Tuomas will create value for our customers and strengthen our business”, says Linus Ericsson, CEO of JLL Sweden.
” Tuomas has done great work in developing our capabilities to support investors on their way towards more sustainable future of real estate. The strategic importance of ESG is increasing all the time and we are delighted to name Tuomas as our new Head of Nordic ESG & Sustainability Services”, comments Tero Lehtonen, CEO of JLL Finland.
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