Jauri Häkkä


Jauri has the manager selection and investment responsibility for Nordea’s externally managed alternative investment products, excluding Private Equity and Real Estate. His role includes the portfolio management responsibility for Nordea Institutional Investment Fund SICAV Fund of Hedge Funds as well as overseeing white-label alternative investment funds offered on the Nordea 1 SICAV platform and Nordea’s Guided Fund Universe for Wealth Management clients

Based in Copenhagen, Oslo, Helsinki and Stockholm, the Nordea Fund & Manager Selection team includes 21 investment professionals dedicated to selecting and monitoring equity, fixed income and alternative investment managers. The team oversees approximately EUR 25 billion in client asset under management.

Before joining Nordea in 2006, Jauri was Chief Investment Officer at Kaupthing Asset Management in the bank’s Finnish subsidiary, responsible for multi-manager investments. He joined Kaupthing Sofi in 1998 from EFG Private Bank (IBP). Prior to that, he has had senior roles at Pohjola (Arctos) and Alfred Berg Asset Management.

Jauri holds a M.Sc. (Econ.) degree from Svenska Handelshögskolan in Helsinki. He is also a certified EFFAS Financial Analyst (CEFA), member of the Finnish Society of Financial Analysts and a member of the Board of Directors of the Association of Professional Fund Investors (APFI).