Zaptec AS has decided to spin off its charger operations into a wholly owned subsidiary Zaptec Charger AS. Zaptec Charger AS were recently awarded a break through contract with Renault in Norway. The spin off will allow Zaptec to pursue new and independent growth opportunities where Zaptec Charger AS will form the base for Zaptec’s first commercial venture.

Further development and commercialization of Zaptec technologies will be organized in separate entities , headed by Brage W. Johansen.

Zaptec AS was founded in 2012 and has established itself and its technology as a leading challenger in the rapidly growing market for solutions for charging electric vehicles.

ZapCharger Portable – portable charging unit developed for the Renault Group
ZapCharger Pro – Wall-Box for larger installations
ZapCharger Home – Wall-Box for home installations
Zaptec City – the lamp post charging unit

In July the first contract with Renault Norge ( were signed for the ZapCharger Portable and preparation for international launch is under preparations. The Wall Box is currently being marketing for delivering 4q2016 onwards. The ZapCharger City will be ready for the market 2q2017.

Zaptec Charger AS will be headed by Bård Johansen, and the management team will include CCO Geir Frode Skjæveland and CTO Jonas Helmikstøl. Management of all technical and commercial issues will be handled by this new team.

Contact details Zaptec Charger AS:
MD Bård Johansen, email:, Mobile +47 913 92 455
CCO Geir Frode Skjæveland, email:, Mobile +47 450 02 472
CTO Jonas Helmikstøl, email:, Mobile +47 476 36 768

About Zaptec
Zaptec has a unique and patented portfolio of solutions for supercompact power electronics and transformers. Zaptec combines sensational hardware solutions with commercially fitted software and cloud solutions. The Zaptec solutions have numerous opportunities in different industries: Solar, Electric Vehicles, Buildings/Infrastructure, Utilities, Aviation, Space. Practically everywhere you use electricityZaptec can boost the efficiency, reduce installation costs and raise business results. That’s why our slogan is “Transforming Everything”.

Zaptec AS, Zaptec Charger AS, and Zaptec Power AS Headquarters are in the greater Stavanger area, Norway.