IPI- Group

About us


The IPI Group was founded in 1994 by Sven Sejersted Bødtker and has since then been engaged in development and management of real estate projects in the United Kingdom, Spain, Germany, USA and Norway.
The Group today includes the following companies:

  • IPI Management AS, Asker
  • IPI Invest AS, Asker
  • IPI Project AS, Oslo
  • IPI North America LLC, Orlando
  • IPI Eco Developers SL, Malaga
  • PM Norge AS, Asker

Our Focus & Tasks

We mainly focus on Residential Properties; commercial properties constituting a minor share.

The tasks include:

  • Search for suitable projects
  • Feasibility studies
  • Equity financing
  • Third party financing (bonds and bank loans)
  • Establishment and management of owning companies
  • Letting management (in cooperation with local partners)
  • Project management, supervision and control, reporting to investors; in close cooperation with local builders, architects, engineers, solicitors and developers

The Team

Sven Sejersted Bødtker

Sven Sejersted Bødtker

Chairman and President IPI Group

Master degree in Economics (cand. oecon.), University of Oslo (1970).

Sven Sejersted Bødtker has international experience from shipping, finance, and real estate. Since 1994, Sven has been engaged as advisor and project manager in real estate projects in Germany, Norway, Spain, the UK and USA. The past and present projects include: 45 multi-family buildings in Berlin of some 1.300 apartments, a multi-family project of 320 apartments near Orlando, Florida, seven residential projects in London, two apartment complexes in Malaga, and two in Norway. 

Amir Nahavandi

Amir Nahavandi

Project manager & Co-Managing Director, Spain

Civil Engineer diploma specialized in Public Works at the “Renselear Polytechnic Institute” University, New York, U.S.A. (1975).

Amir Nahavandi has been head of construction of over 1 300 apartments and houses in the Malaga area during the past 35 years. He was IPI’s project manager of the Miraflores Hills development of 56 apartments, completed in 2003.

Steinar Faanes

Steinar Faanes

IPI North America LLC

Engineering Degree in manufacturing operations and degrees in business, finance and marketing in Norway, and a MBA from Henley Business School, England.

Steinar Faanes has over 30 years’ experience as an international business leader for Norwegian and foreign-owned companies. In the course of his career, he has been responsible for negotiating major contracts for the purchase and sale of companies in Asia, Europe and the United States.

Torstein Lien

Torstein Lien

Director IPI Group

Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.), Finance, Oslo Institute of Business Administration (1975).

Torstein Lien has acted as a business and asset manager for companies investing directly or indirectly in real estate projects over many years. He has been responsible for the day-to-day management of these companies and for the purchase and management of properties on their behalf.