DSD joins Resqunit AB, a pioneer who helps the fishing industry with innovative solutions for reduced loss and litter targets
Resqunit AB has completed a directed private placement to the institutional investors DSD AS and MIF Marine Invest.
Both investors are reputable institutional investors with long-term goals of investing in companies committed to sustainable practices that have a positive impact on the environment, Resqunit AB says in a pressrelease.
"Resqunit's innovative solution to combat ocean pollution immediately caught our interest and we are delighted to have signed this agreement. Ever since DSD was founded in 1855, ocean and maritime investment have been part of our DNA.
Our investment philosophy is that we invest in companies with growth potential that work towards more sustainable solutions. With this investment in Resqunit, we are investing in a future-oriented and efficient technology that helps preserve marine ecosystems and ensures that the ocean remains an important and sustainable resource for future generations," says Siv F. Christensen, CFO of DSD.
CEO of Resqunit AB, Helge Trettø Olsen says:
"We are proud to be extending our ownership with such a reputable investment firm as DSD, and it means a lot to us that they see our potential. The need for sustainable innovations in fisheries is significant."
The MIF Marine Invest Fund, which is already a significant and long-term shareholder of Resqunit, has recently shown interest in increasing its stake.
"For us, this is a clear sign of confidence in our mission, our team and our long-term goals," continues Resqunit's CEO.
"We are definitely a good match and share the same goals with our focus on innovation and environmental responsibility. Having DSD and MIF Marine Invest Fund on board strengthens us in so many ways, including strengthening the company's production and sales capacity."
For more information on Resqunit https://www.resqunit.com/