Executive Vice President Defence Communications
Frank Stølan is the Executive Vice President of Defence Communications, in Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace, a Business Area within Kongsberg Group ASA (KONGSBERG).
The Defence Communication Division is located in Asker, Norway and design and manufactures high quality ruggedized equipment to be used in advanced tactical communications systems.
Mr. Stølan served in the Norwegian Army from 1990 – 2012 in various leader positions. This includes four years as Company Commander, and two years as second in command and acting commander of the Telemark Battalion. During his career he had four operational deployments to UNIFIL in Lebanon and ISAF in Afghanistan. His last position in the army was as Lt Col and spokesperson for the Chief of the Norwegian Army.
In 2013, Frank Stølan went to the private sector and started in Nammo AS working with Sales, Marketing and Business Development. He joined Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace in 2016 as EVP of Defence Communications.
Mr. Stølan is a graduate from the Norwegian Military Academy in Oslo and US Army Command & General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas and holds a bachelor of Military studies.