Max Barclay has been appointed to head the newly established Newsec Corporate Solutions business area. Barclay will assume operational responsibilities for the Swedish unit of Corporate Solutions and market the offering in Northern Europe.
Newsec Corporate Solutions offers companies and organizations strategic real estate consultancy in connection to renegotiation of premises and relocation, acquisition or decommissioning of operations. Newsec's advisory services span the entire process from analysis and decision data through to implementation. The business was previously conducted as part of Newsec Advice.
"We are already one of the leading actors in this segment, advising many of the major Nordic accounts. I look forward to heading the Swedish unit and overseeing the development and co-ordination of our business in northern Europe," says Max Barclay, Head of the Newsec Corporate Solutions business area.
Newsec, with more than 500 employees, currently have about 25 Corporate Solution Specialists in the Nordic and Baltic region. The aim is to recruit additional employees during 2012 since demand is expected to gradually increase, particularly from international companies.
"As in Newsec's other segments, the aim is to maintain a leading position in Northern Europe in this area. Max Barclay, Senior Partner in the Group, with long experience and a broad international network in the real estate business.
"These are key factors in our ambition to continuously create added value for our customers, while strengthening Newsec as The Full Service Property House," says the Founder of Newsec and Chairman of its Board, Urban Edenström.