WindFlip is an innovative technology company based in Stavanger, Norway. With its novel technology
WindFlip strives to deliver transportation and installation solutions in the global
emerging market of offshore floating wind power. Described in its simplest form
our solution is a barge that is able to transport a fully assembled turbine in horizontal
position from onshore to the final installation location far off coast. At the installation
site the turbine is launched by filling ballast tanks in a way that rotates the
barge and turbine into vertical position.
Phone: +47 971 63 117
Ane Christophersen is one of the founders of WindFlip AS and has led the company from its start. Ms. Christophersen holds a Master of Science in business development from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), supplemented with studies at Boston University, USA. Ms. Christophersen has previously worked for Teekay Shipping and Sevan Marine ASA. For her work for and with WindFlip, Ane Christophersen won Ung Innovasjonspris 2009 (100 000 NOK) and Djervhetsprisen 2010 (100 000 NOK).
Ane Christophersen is a Norwegian citizen with residence in Stavanger, Norway.
Phone: +47 920 36 594
Torbjørn Mannsåker is one of the founders of WindFlip AS. Mr. Mannsåker holds a Master of Science in Hydrodynamics from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), supplemented with studies at UC Berkeley, USA. Mr. Mannsåker has previously worked for Nexans and Statoil ASA.
Torbjørn Mannsåker is a Norwegian citizen with residence in Stavanger, Norway.
WindFlip AS has established relationships with several actors to support the
technological and business development of the WindFlip concept. WindFlip has
financially been supported by Statoil, Innovation Norway and the Research
Council of Norway. After the company's first private financing round the
team is also working closely with its investors, which among others include
TEFT and Melvær&Lien.