Burlington based Nordblom Company has announced the addition of Kris Galletta to its in- house team of real estate professionals in the newly created position of Chief Investment Officer. Galletta will focus on growing Nordblom’s portfolio, particularly with respect to life science and advanced manufacturing and makerspace, as well as building upon the firm’s existing capital relationships.
Galletta joins the company after serving over 16 years with Boston-based real estate private equity firm Alcion Ventures, where he was responsible for developing joint venture relationships, identifying and executing on investments, and on-going asset management of a portfolio of development and value-add assets spanning several major US and Canadian cities.
“We are pleased to have Kris join our platform. He brings a breadth of experience that will complement and expand our investment initiatives,” said Todd Nordblom, President of Nordblom Company.
In his role, Galletta will work closely with stakeholders to define and implement the firm’s commercial investment strategy in an environment of changing office, R&D and life science demand.
“Nordblom Company has a reputation for integrity, forward-thinking and results earned over many decades. I’m excited for the opportunity to join this team and play a role in the continued growth and evolution of this real estate investment platform,” said Galletta.
Nordblom is a real estate enterprise with a 96-year history of investing, managing, and developing properties throughout the New England region and select markets across the country. With offices in Boston, Brookline, and Raleigh, North Carolina, Nordblom currently owns and manages office, commercial and multi-family properties in the New England and Carolina markets. Nordblom Company is committed to creating dynamic work and living environments that further the quality of life for the people who occupy its properties.