ZELK’s market strategy involves committed partnerships with end users, technology providers and funders

Our Team

The ZELK team has over 100 years of collective experience in low carbon energy solutions

Joachim Karthäuser


– Formerly co-founder and CEO of Climeon AB
– Board member at Ro-Organics
– Co-founder SiOx Machines AB

Henrik Strängh


– 35 years experience in corporate finance, and transactions
– Founded/managed 5 companies in telecommunications, internet, bus, support

Lars Olsson

Technical Advisor

– Formerly founder and owner at Seniorit AB (smart grids, innovation and advisory)
– Board member at Leading Light AB, Verico AS, Metrum AB

David Batstone


– Co-founder & managing partner at Just Business (private equity investments)
– Board member at Hydra, Krunam, American Battery Tech. Company, REBBL

Terra Judge


– Formerly COO of Krunam (deep learning and AI platform)
– COO at Just Business
– COO at Not-for-Sale

Billy Riggs

GM – Canada

– Associate professor at University of San Francisco
– Director of research at Sustinere
– Partner at Just Business

Christer Asplund

Board Member

– 35 years experience in infrastructure project finance
– Authored several books related to regional development & industrial policy