Investor Information

Changing the Paradigm

Kolos represents an opportunity to change the paradigm of the data center industry. It’s a shift from hosting infrastructure in dense, high-cost areas reliant on fossil fuels to areas abundant in clean, renewable energy.

Data/information creation rapidly accelerating

The explosion in data creation is a global trend

Year
Zettabytes

2010:

2

ZB


2015:

12

ZB


2020:

47

ZB


2025:

163

ZB


 

Source: IDC DataAge 2025 Study, sponsored by Seagate (3/17)
Note: 1 petabyte = 1MM gigabytes, 1 zettabyte = 1MM petabytes

Data is the new oil

"Data are to this century what oil was to the last one: a driver of growth and change”

 

May 7, 2017

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Kolos team

Mark Robinson
Co-CEO

Responsible for successful product launches. Has deployed products on over 1,000 mobile device models, used by over 2 billion people worldwide, that have earned over $2 billion in cumulative revenue.

Successful exits with Mobile Clarity (2008) and Aspira Networks (2011) and has held senior management and executive roles with Ricoh Corporation, A.G. Edwards, Kyocera Wireless, and Openwave.

Responsible for two data centers in the US and Japan.

MBA

mark@kolos.com
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Sigge Pedersen
Director of Business Development

Built organizations and partnerships throughout Europe for US HW company (now EMC) that grew from $20 million to $1 billion in seven years. Established Nordic sales and partner network for a US software company (now Adobe) catering to large clients.

Serial founder for IT and med-tech companies. Was a corporate customer of data centers; worked with DC Solutions since 2011 with large international clients as focus.

Computer Science, BA

sigge@kolos.com
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Daniel Hodges
President

Executive, sales, and marketing at Fortune 500 companies (Discovery, Nokia, and Associated Press) and start-ups (Enpocket and Verve).

Generated $2.3 billion in sales to date with an 11x year-over-year revenue increase at Verve. An entrepreneur, investor, connector, author, innovator, and guest lecturer.

Writing a book called "The Intelligent Economy" that examines the role of artificial intelligence and the importance of green data centers for economic growth.

Resource Management, BS

dan@kolos.com
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Håvard Lillebo
Co-CEO

Serial entrepreneur experience, from idea to scaling production industries, raising funding (€60 million equity, €25 million bank, €13 million grants), and leading and completing an IPO process.

Growing industrial companies from 80 to over 330 employees (REC Scancell) as CFO and from €30 million to €300 million in revenue base. Served as Innotech Solar Founder and CFO; took from idea to 180 employees and a €35 million revenue base. 10 years of solar experience.

Master of Business and Economics

havard@kolos.com
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Pål Brun
Director of Corporate Affairs

Founder and MD of Nordic Sustainable Ventures. 12 years' experience as a management consultant; previously Executive Director/Head of Sustainability Services at PwC and EY Norway. Broad experience from advising professional investors, including several large PE, VC, and infrastructure funds.

Good political and regulatory insights and connections; has previously held several positions for the Conservative Party of Norway.

pal@kolos.com
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