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
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.
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