Our Origins

HydrogenPro AS was established in 2013. With origins from the electrolysis industry in Telemark, Norway, the management combines many years of experience from the hydrogen and renewable energy industry in the firm.

 

HydrogenPro has entered a partnership with the world leading producer of high pressure alkaline electrolysers, THE, and holds all exclusive rights for business activities in Europe and USA.The High Pressure Alkaline Electrolyser was launched in 1994 and so far more than 300 plants have been supplied world wide.

Our Services

HydrogenPro specialises in supplying customised hydrogen plants. We offer tailored solutions of complete electrolyser plants as well as seperate modules ranging from electrolysers to gas purifiers. 

 

Our experienced engineering team designs the plants according to local standards and customer’s requirements. The production by our partner THE is ISO 9001 certified. We have a constant focus on health, environment and safety.

Richard Espeseth
CEO and Founder
  • Richard founded HydrogenPro in 2013.

  • 25 years international industry experience from Norsk Hydro, Statoil, ABB and RPR, 10 years experience from the hydrogen electrolyser business.

  • Mr. Espeseth holds a MSc in Mechanical Engineering from SDSM&T, USA.

Hans Jörg Fell
Technology Director
  • Hans Jörg is responsible for R&D and technology.

  • 25 years international industry experience from Norsk Hydro, Statoil, NEL Hydrogen and Gassnova. 10 years experience from the hydrogen electrolyser business.

  • Dr. Fell holds a PhD in Material Physics from NTH, Norway and a MSc in Physics from RWTH, Germany.

Terje Mikalsen
Chairman of the Board
  • Terje is responsible for investor relations.

  • He co-founded Norsk Data and other companies and he listed Norsk Data, Hafslund Nycomed and NCL on NYSE.

  • Mr. Mikalsen holds a MSc in Electrical Engineering from NTH, Norway.

Tor Danielsen
Project and Engineering Director
  • Tor is responsible for project engineering and project deliveries.

  • 25 years international industry experience from Aker Yards, Norsk Hydro, Statoil and NEL Hydrogen. 10 years experience from the hydrogen electrolyser business.

  • Mr. Danielsen holds a BSc degree in Business Administration from BI and a BSc in Mechanical Engineering from TMIH, Norway.

Jan Fredrik Garvik
Marketing Director
  • Jan Fredrik is responsible for marketing activities.

  • 30 years international industry experience with electricity trading and gas applications. Extensive experience in the field of electrical grid analysis in the Nordic countries.

  • Mr. Garvik holds a BSc in Mechanical Engineering from VTH, Norway.
      

Vivian Chen Espeseth
Supply Chain Director and Co-founder
  • Vivian is responsible for supply chain and operation and the main contact to our Chinese partner.

  • Close to 20 years supply chain experience from diverse industries. Previously employer includes REC, Accenture, IBM, and SAP.

  • Vivian holds a MBA from MIT, USA and a BSc in Computer Engineering from Fudan University, China.