Aquila Capital announced the opening of an office in Oslo and appointed Joakim Johnsen to run the office, which was opened in January this year.
Johnsen, who will act as an investment manager within the hydropower team, will coordinate the transactions in the renewable energy sector and will be the contact for business partners and investors on-site, the company said.
Commenting on the new role, Joakim Johnsen, said, “Aquila Capital is stepping up its activities in the renewable energy sector in the Nordic countries and I’m looking forward to working with the team to continue the firm’s success in this space.”
The office in Oslo will coordinate investment and transaction management as well as operations in the hydropower sector and enable Aquila Capital to intensify deal sourcing.
The office reflects Aquila Capital’s approach to addressing the growing importance of the Nordic region and meeting increasing demand, the company said.