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BoKlok: A 2021 Round-Up
As 2021 draws to a close, BoKlok UK are delighted to celebrate some significant milestones. 2021 has been a significant year at BoKlok UK, with some great success stories and some important lessons learned. Read more about them here, and hear Country Manager Graeme Culliton summarise the past year.
André Löfgren has become the new CFO of BoKlok Group
André Löfgren has been appointed the new CFO of BoKlok Group and most recently came from the role of Senior Vice President of Investor Relations at Skanska. André Löfgren will become a member of the international BoKlok management team and will officially start his new role on 4th February 2022.
BoKlok launches new website and graphic profile
Since last week, the customers, partners and other stakeholders to BoKlok have been met by a brand new website and graphic profile.
Top marks as BoKlok visits local schools
Two primary schools local to the BoKlok on the Brook site, take part in the BoKlok Homes for the Future design session. The session is designed to introduce children to new concepts in housing they would not have come across previously. Concepts like why building sustainable housing is so important, how BoKlok build homes that are high quality, and other aspects of the BoKlok value-based way-of-w
“Diversity is a fact - inclusiveness is a choice!”
BoKlok supports Pride and is engaged in World Pride 2021 - a hands-on way of working with diversity and inclusion. Hear the thoughts of Aija Harju, Diversity & Inclusion Leader at BoKlok on Pride, inclusion, and a diverse work environment.
Aija Harju has been working as Diversity & Inclusion Leader at BoKlok since March this year. Her goal is to develop a strategy for diversity and inc
A smart life choice for a BoKlok seller
BoKlok Arboristen is situated in Falun, Sweden. It is a newly built, small-scale residential area where Johan Stenis has lived for a few months with his family. Whilst being a regular customer Johan Stenis is also an unusual customer, as he is an employee of BoKlok and sells BoKlok homes in Sweden.
BoKlok intensifies work on diversity and inclusion
Diversity and inclusion are a crucial part of the development of BoKlok. A new role has been created, with the task of developing a strategy and action plan. Aija Harju from Skanska Finland has been appointed as Diversity and Inclusion leader.
Harry O’Conor strengthens the BoKlok team in Bristol
Meet Harry O’Conor, who leads the community engagement at BoKlok on the Brook in Bristol. Harry joined BoKlok in November 2020 on a secondment from the Bristol Housing Festival.
BoKlok Research and Development Manager receives extended professorship at Stanford
BoKlok Research and Development Manager Jerker Lessing has received an extension for his role as adjunct professor at Stanford University.
BoKlok employees receive scholarship’s
Four BoKlok employees have received scholarships from the Agne Sandberg Foundation, a foundation within the Skanska Group. Those who have received a scholarship will carry out studies and develop professional skills.
BoKlok UK appoints Helen Robinson as General Counsel
Helen Robinson has joined BoKlok UK as new General Counsel. Helen was formerly a Partner at Pinsent Masons LLP specialising in housing-led regeneration schemes and has worked for both public and private sector clients throughout her career.
BoKlok UK appoints Noel Sheehan as Delivery Director
Noel Sheehan has been appointed as Delivery Director for BoKlok UK and will join the UK leadership team. Noel joined BoKlok UK on 1st June 2020 after holding several senior roles in the construction industry.
Jerker Lessing in the new podcast Future Distributed
In September, BoKlok welcomed Will Needham, founder of the Future Distributed podcast, focusing on innovative construction methods. BoKlok, being a sustainable, quality and low-cost home provider with an industrialised building process, had caught his eye. Jerker Lessing, research and development manager at BoKlok, was interviewed for the podcast.