Investor relations

Group Management

Helge Trettø Olsen

Co-founder of the company, CEO
Part of Management since founding in 2017

Education/background:

Mr. Olsen has extensive experience in entrepreneurship, business development, and C-suite roles as he has executed two successful exits of companies either founded or co-founded by Mr. Olsen. His first exit was with the company ETRIP AS (2007 – 2014), founded in 2007, where he held a majority of 70% equity at the time it was acquired by private equity owned ABAX AS in 2014. Three years later, in 2017, he sold the self-developed patented invention Shield, a sensor which detects scratches and dents on vehicles. Prior to his ventures, Mr. Olsen served as the regional manager of Konica Minolta Business Solutions Norway AS (1998 – 2004) in Stavanger, Hordaland, and Haugesund, Møre og Romsdal. He has a background in IT including a degree as Microsoft Certified Professional.

Current assignments:

CEO, Board Member the Company, Chairman of the subsidiary of the Company, Resqunit Canada Inc.

Previous assignment (last five years):

Owner of Trettø Olsen Innovasjon, Inventor of Shield

Holdings in the company:

Mr Trettø Olsen is the Companys largest shareholder with 1,422,782 shares.

Per Waagen

CMO and co-founder of the Company
Part of Management since founding in 2017

Education/background:

Per is the CMO, co-owner, and co-founder of the Company. Waagens background is in computer and electronics and as a business developer. Throughout his career, he has partaken and co-founded several ventures and held C-suite marketing- and technical roles. Together with Resqunit’s current CEO, Helge Trettø Olsen, he co-founded ETRIP AS (2007 – 2014) and served as the company’s CTO before it was acquired by ABAX AS in 2014. Furthermore, he has a background in electronics and computing, specializing in hardware and industrial computer systems for harsh environments in the oil and gas industry. Waagen has 20 years of experience in software and business development, including 3D Bolig AS (2006 – present) a concept for online 3D-visualization within the proptech sector, and the e-commerce platform Shop123 (2003 – present), which he co-founded in 2006 and 2003 , respectively.

Current assignments:

CMO in the Company, Owner and Chairman of the board in Jufoo AS, CTO of e-commerce platform Shop123, board member of 3D Bolig AS

Previous assignment (last five years):

CEO/CTO at JUFOO AS, early stage board member of RESQUNIT AS

Holdings in the company:

Mr. Waagen holds 324,399 shares in the Company

Erik Nobbe

Global Sales Manager, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Resqunit Canada Inc. Erik leads the Company’s current efforts in North America.
Part of Management since 2019

Education/background:

Mr. Nobbe has more than 20 years of experience in the fisheries and seafood industries through high-ranking sales positions. He has served as the Regional sales manager in emerging markets at Clearwater Seafoods LP (1996 – 2006) and the director of sales in North America for Open Blue Sea Farm (2013 – 2014). Through his wholly owned Valhalla Business Consulting (2017 – present) agency, Mr. Nobbe helps a wide array of clients in the maritime sector by leveraging his extensive industry experience. Mr. Nobbe holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Acadia University with additional background from Queens University and Harvard Business School

Current assignments:

Valhalla Business Consulting

Previous assignment (last five years):

Principal in Valhalla Business Consulting, VP Sales in Ocean Executive Inc.

Holdings in the company:

Mr. Nobbe has no current holdings in the Company

Stig Bakke

CTO Global Ocean Data, a subsidiary of the Company
Part of Management since 2020

Education/background:

Mr. Bakke is a graduated and certified machine technician. Stig has 10 years operational experience in the oil and gas industry. He worked 4 years in the development and production of downhole tools before he established Bakke Oil Tools in 1994, a company that developed well intervention and coiled tubing drilling tools. The company was acquired by Weatherford in 2002. Stig Bakke is the inventor of more than 15 patents. Stig Bakke is the founder of Ålgård Teknologipark in Rogaland/Norway, a 11000 square meter property and 4000 square meter buildings, stacked with high-tech production tools and testing-facilities.

Current assignments:

Founder and owner of Motorteknikk, Founder and Shareholder of Xrig AS

Previous assignment (last five years):

Chief Technical Officer in 2TD Drilling AS, Founder and owner of Motorteknikk

Holdings in the company:

Mr. Bakke has no current holdings in the Company

Elin Bakke

CEO Global Ocean Data, a subsidiary of the Company
Part of Management since 2020

Education/background:

Elin has a wide experience as project- and production manager in multiple companies in the oil and gas industry, specializing in development and production of advanced subsea and intervention tools and down-hole testing.

Current assignments:

CEO Global Ocean Data, General Manager Ålgård Gründerhub

Previous assignment (last five years):

Production Manager in EnergyX AS, Project Manager in Xrig AS and EnergyX AS, General Manager Ålgård Gründerhub AS

Holdings in the company:

Mrs. Bakke has no current holdings in the Company

Stian A. Wathne

Interim Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Part of Management since 2020

Education/background:

Wathne has a Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) from Imperial College Business School, London and a bachelor’s degree in business economics from the University of Surrey, UK. Wathne has served as a Chairman of Resqunit from July 2020 until August 2021. He has also acted as interim CFO for Resqunit from August 2020 until August 2021 where his main responsibilities has been financial strategy and securing of funding for Resqunit. Experienced Director with a demonstrated history of working in the financial industry. Skilled in Banking, Sales Operations, Asset Management, Equities, and Capital Markets.

Current assignments:

Wathne has a 50% management by hire position with Investor Relations for Resqunit and also operates as a strategic advisor within finance strategy. Wathne is co-founder and managing partner of Link Venture Capital and Link Capital, a Norwegian based Venture Fund. He is a member of the board in Energy X, a Norwegian based energy service company. Board member of Glint Solar AS a satellite data supplier for the solar industry.

Previous assignment (last five years):

Wathne has past experience as director of business development for Heimdalfondene 2014-2017, a Norwegian Based fund company. Member of the board Ligl AS, a legal technology company.

Holdings in the company:

Wathne has indirect holdings in Resqunit through his fund company Link One GP, number of shares 507.248
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