Stavanger, Norway – ZAPTEC announces new CEO in place
Norwegian provider of charging solutions for electric vehicles (“EV”), ZAPTEC hires new CEO Anders Thingbø to lead on future expansion, commencing in June. Thingbø´s broad managerial experience spans from private equity, retail and energy.
With an installed base of over 4 500 EV chargers achieved over the last year, the company experience strong national and international markets for its solutions.
”ZAPTEC has developed unique technical and market knowledge for the energy sector and is well positioned for profitable growth in EV charging markets both in Norway and abroad,” said Anders Thingbø, newly appointed CEO of ZAPTEC.
“I look forward to joining the ZAPTEC team after 5 years in Lyse leading the energy retail business.”
CEO for the past 15 months, Simen Teigre has completed a turnaround of the company that has resulted in a highly focused business platform for further growth in EV charging solutions, as well as achieved profitability for the company for the first time.
“It has been a fun and rewarding challenge to help unleash the commercial potential of ZAPTEC’s innovative EV charging solutions,” said Simen Teigre.
“ZAPTEC is a great company with wonderful people and world-class technology that is now well positioned in the industry. I fully trust that Anders will take the company to the next level over the coming years. My contributions to the success of the company will continue, from the role as an active shareholder. I am very much looking forward to that.”
Contact details ZAPTEC:
Chairman Pål Selboe Valseth, email: psv@ZAPTEC.com, mobile +47 917 00 270
ZAPTEC’s vision is to transform everything. A tall order that fits our ambition. Our goal is to revolutionize numerous industries including electric mobility, power grid infrastructure, and renewable energy by applying our unique and patented technology for supercompact power electronics and transformers in an innovative way.
ZAPTEC’s current solutions for electric vehicle charging is based on the ZapCharger Pro solution, providing efficient, intelligent charging in multiple charging point installations.
ZAPTEC is headquartered in Stavanger, Norway, and all products are designed, developed and manufactured in Norway.