Deep industry knowledge
Colliers has an in-house cross-border research team that closely follows the Nordic property and capital markets. Collier's research department functions as a hub of knowledge within the company, with responsibility for collecting and refining market information into relevant and high-quality external analyzes and forecasts.
The research supports our business areas both internally and in various customer assignments and ensures that we have a well-founded and fact-based view of the real estate market and its future development. Research is always the backbone of our strategic advice.
Reports & Research
Reports & Research
Head of Research Nordics & Partner
Mikael Söderlundh started at Colliers in November 2022 as Head of Research, Nordics.
He has worked at Pangea Property Partners since 2011 and has been Head of Research & Partner until Colliers’ acquisition of Pangea in November 2022.
Mikael has broad experience from market research on the Nordic property market, including the listed sector, and how it relates to company strategies and transactions. Previous positions include Partner and Head of Research at Leimdörfer (now Nordanö).
Head of Research
Karin Witalis joined Colliers in August 2021 with a responsibility to establish a complete research function within the Swedish organisation, in order to support the overall business in its very ambitious growth journey. Her key focus is top-down research and investment strategy, and her ambition is that Colliers' research shall be relevant, interesting, explanatory and have a broad and forward looking focus.
Karin has more than 25 years experience from working in the real estate research community and she has always done this in an international context. Before joining Colliers, Karin has had similar roles as Head of Research for both CBRE and DTZ. She has also worked on the investment/fund managment side of the business for Aberdeen Asset Management in Sweden where she was Head of Strategy Sweden, and for ING Real Estate Investment Management in London where she was part of the Global Research & Strategy team. Prior to ING Karin worked as Investment and Research Analyst for Jones Lang LaSalle in London (the European Capital Markets Research team) where she focused on forecasting and portfolio modelling. Before JLL she worked for the Swedish Federation for Private Property Owners and for IPD Swedish Property Index.
John Petersson started at Colliers in November 2022 as Analyst, Capital Markets.
He has worked at Pangea Property Partners since 2021 and has been Analyst until Colliers’ acquisition of Pangea in November 2022.
John has experience from property transactions in several segments. Previously, he worked at Nordier Property Advisors in Stockholm.