Paal Aamaas

Seniorrådgiver ( USN Partnerskap )

Avdeling for forskning, innovasjon og internasjonalisering
Campus Vestfold (B2-37)
Developing the future of todays industries through a transition to the autonomous future.


  • Head of Corporate Engangement 
  • ​Key Account Manager of Kongsberg group
  • Development of cluster networks


  • M.Sc. Telemathics, NTNU, 1987-1991
  • Military School, USK, Engineering Forces, 1992
  • Subjects from Master of Management: Marketing Management, Relationship Marketing, Norwegian School of Economics, 1994-1995
  • Ericsson Core Leadership Curriculum, 1997-1998
  • Competence Management, Vestfold University College, 2001-2002
  • Select subjects M.Sc. Maritime Management: Management of Building Projects, Ship Operations, Ship Design, Human - Technology - Organization, Vestfold University College, 2011-2012


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1992 Military School: Instructor at Military Academy (leadership)
1993 Ericsson Norge, Product/Sales Manager (product, technology, marketing, sales, project management)
1996 Ericsson Sverige, Manager (Strategic) Product Management (10 employees, strategy, product ownership, international sales, management, marketing)
1999 Utel systems Drammen, Export Manager (international sales, technology strategy)
2000 Mikron Tech Group / BaldaMikron Norge, Technical Director / Managing Director (15 employees, greenfield development, technology/people/business/marketing/sales management, international sales, outsourcing with asian industrialization and manufacturing)
2003 Innovasjon Norge, Project Manager (projkect management, cluster development, public sector, financing)
2005 Vestfold University College, Project Developer and Management (development of public sector, financing, research, strategy)
2007 Vitel, Vice President Business Development (business development, product ownership, fiber optic TV/data distribution, ADSL/VDSL, mobile services, power)
2008 Norges Televisjon, Technical Project Management, responsible digitalization of national terrestrial broadcast network (project manager, technology, business development)
2010 Vestfold University College, Project Developer and Management (development of public sector, financing, research, strategy)
2012 Kongsberg Maritme, Vice President Maritime Simulation (200 employees in USA/Canada/Russia/Norway, Business Unit P/L responsibility, international sales, internationalization, mergers and acquisitions, strategy)
2016 Kongsberg Digital, Vice President Business Development (business development, strategy, digitalization)
2017- University of South-Eastern Norway, Project Developer and Management (development of public sector, financing, research, strategy)