Katapult Ocean

Katapult Ocean is an Oslo based Accelerator and we help build and scale profitable businesses with a positive impact on the ocean.

ACCELERATORS

Focus areas

Katapult Ocean are fueled by and inspired by our deep belief in exponential technology. We believe that technology can help impact focused startups scale faster solving the challenges in the ocean or finding new great opportunitites. We focus on 5 main areas: 

  • Energy - Wave and Tidal 
  • Transportation - Shipping, Ferries and Tourism 
  • Ocean Health - Cleanup, Habitat protection and restoration and Acidification 
  • Harvesting - Aquaculture, Fishing, Medicine and Desalination 
  • New Frontiers - Exploration, Floating Cities and New ways to use the ocean 

 

 

Investing in

  • Idea
  • Product or prototype
  • Go to market
  • Growth and expansion

Focus areas

The investor is focussed on the following areas

Energy & Greentech
Energy & Greentech
Impact
Impact
Other
Other

Experience

 

We are building on the successful model of Katapult Accelerator. The Katapult Accelerator is a brand new accelerator program started in Oslo, Norway in 2017. Their mission is to support and scale tech-startups focused on environmental and societal impact through a 3 month intensive and hands-on accelerator program

How much do they invest?

 

We offer our startups an intense accelerator program tailored to ocean impact tech We give Hands-on mentorship top global subject matter experts, serial entrepreneurs, business leaders and investors, access to pilot customers, test environments and real data. We invest in your company - $150K - as well as help with access to further capital and investors to support your company.  Katapult Ocean also gives you a global network and program partners focused on entry and scaling in the US and Asia. 

 

 

This makes a difference to them

The Katapult Accelerator is a strong believer in startups capacity to make a positive impact. We believe in technology as the key driver to solve the challenges in the ocean.  And we believe in the untapped talent of the world.

Key People

Maren Hjort Bauer , CEO and Co-founder 

Tharald Nustad, Partner and Co-founder 

Anders Lier, Partner and Co-founder 

Haakon E. Brunell, Partner and Co-founder 

 

Startups they funded

Remora Technoologies,  Undersee, ShipReality, Recyglo, Brim Explorer, SubseaX, Atlan Space, Ichthion, Evoy, The Ocean Bottle, Fishency 

How to approach them

Katapult Ocean invests 150 000USD and brings you to Oslo, Norway for 3 months to help your company accelerate in one of the world’s most advanced ocean technology clusters. The next program kicks off in November 2019.

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