Arendals Fossekompani (AFK) is an industrial investment company - the owner of energy and technology related companies that enable the green transition. AFK is the majority owner in companies with more than 2,100 employees in 26 countries. 

Arendals Fossekompani develops the potential in the portfolio companies through active ownership. The investment portfolio is a diverse group of independent companies, with a common denominator in technology and energy.

AFK has proud traditions within hydro power production. The company owns and operates two hydro power stations. AFK was established in 1896 and has been listed at the Oslo Stock Exchange since 1913. 


Ferd is a family-owned investment company with an ambition to create and develop companies, investment teams, organizations and changes that lead to progress for both individuals and society as a whole.

Ferd's vision – to create enduring value and leave clear footprints – describes what Ferd strives to achieve. It articulates a commitment to creating value that is not just financial.

Ferd's ambition is for all portfolio companies, business units and employees to be driven by the same overriding principles whilst retaining their particular identity and freedom of action.



SeaGust AS
c/o Arendals Fossekompani ASA
Langbryggen 9,
4841 Arendal