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

Håvard Lillebo
CEO and Co-Founder

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.co
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Sigge Pedersen
Co-Founder and Board Member

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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Pål Brun
Co-Founder and Chairman of Board

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
LinkedIn

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