Executive Vice President Protech Systems
Pål Bratlie is Executive Vice President of Protech Systems, a division in Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace, a Business Area within Kongsberg Gruppen ASA (KONGSBERG).
The Protech Systems Division is the world leading supplier in remote control weapon stations and turrets for vehicle, stationary and naval applications. Prior to this assignment, Bratlie was Executive Vice President for the Missile Systems Division. In this role, he was responsible for the Joint Strike Missile, Naval Strike Missile and Space Programs amongst other products.
Since joining KONGSBERG in 1996 working as a Project Engineer on simulation systems, Bratlie has held various positions of increasing responsibility. In 2004 he was program manager for VSHORAD Air Defence programs, before he took responsibility for the Naval Strike Missile in 2006. In 2009 he took responsibility of the Missile and Space Division, before he took responsibility for the Protech Systems Division in 2017.
Bratlie graduated from University of California Santa Barbara, USA in 1996 and holds a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering.