Rapid changes in the environment and in operational risks are affecting the shopping center landscape and the Nordic Council of Shopping Centers (NCSC) is actively working to support the industry with initiatives for a safe and commercial shopping center from both visitor, staff, retailer, and investment perspective.
Nordic Council of Shopping Centers is an important industry collaboration platform to share experiences and gain knowledge about commercial and safe places for the Nordic and the Baltic retail and mixed-use destinations. SAFE Asset Group is an international advisory and certification organization and partner of NCSC.
In 2016, NCSC founded a Nordic Security Network in collaboration with the international advisory and certification organization SAFE Asset Group. The network has become an important collaboration platform for NCSC members and a forum to share experiences and gain knowledge to enhance the safety of Nordic and Baltic retail and mixed-use destinations.
“Creating safe commercial places is one of the most important tasks for our members. Therefore, we are proud to have established a long-term collaboration and partnership with SAFE Asset Group.” says Kajsa Hernell, Managing Director of NCSC. “We are happy and proud to partner up with the Nordic Council of Shopping Centers and to further strengthen the NCSC members and the shopping center industry in the Nordics and the Baltics,”says Erik Engstrand, CEO of SAFE Asset Group.
Nordic Council of Shopping Centers (NCSC) is the organization representing the Shopping Center Industry in the Nordic market. Founded in 1986, NCSC today has approximately 1 200 members from Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden, Iceland and the Baltics. Headquartered in Sweden, SAFE Asset Group is an international advisory and certification organization that offers its world-renowned expertise to property owners of all asset classes.
The Group has developed the real estate industry standard SHORE Certification and the unparalleled globally acknowledged evaluation and certification for operational risk, resilience, and security of property portfolios and individual assets. SHORE is an acronym for SAFE Hospitality, Office, Retail, and Exhibitions.