Company

Loke is a Norwegian company founded in 2019 with TechnipFMC and Wilhelmsen as technology partners and investors. We have teamed up with world class marine minerals experts from exploration to extraction. We are actively pursuing licenses in the Norwegian Exclusive Economic Zone and in international waters (ISA)

Sourcing Sustainable Minerals

To reach the UN Sustainable Development Goals, electrification will be of great importance. Wind and solar power, electric vehicles, and energy storage all play crucial roles in the green transition. This results in a dramatic increase in the need for critical minerals such as nickel, copper, cobalt and manganese.

The oceans contain by far the largest resources of critical minerals, and at Loke we have the knowledge, experience, and technology to explore and extract these minerals in a sustainable way.

People

Loke’s Board and Management are both composed of highly experienced personnel, with proven track records from executive positions in the energy industry.

Board

Hans Olav Hide

  • Chairman
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Rune Thoresen

  • Board member
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Espen Gjerde

  • Board member
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Tore Halvorsen

  • Board member
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Management

Walter Sognnes

  • CEO
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Tore Halvorsen

  • CTO
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Kai Hjemgaard

  • CFO
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Wenche Helland

  • Sustainability Manager
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Partners

Loke has strong industrial partnership covering all major aspects, from exploration to extraction. In addition, Loke cooperates with a team of world class experts within marine minerals.