Kongsberg Satellite Services (KSAT)Vice President Earth Observation Sales

Rob joined Kongsberg Satellite Services (KSAT) in February 2015 and is now the global Vice President for Earth Observation Sales. He specializes in KSAT’s world-leading, satellite-based, oil spill and vessel detection services.

Before that, Rob worked in crisis management and operations at NATO HQ in Brussels (15 years), engaged on the operations in Bosnia & Herzegovina, Kosovo, Iraq, counter-piracy off the coast of Somalia and Afghanistan; served as the OSCE Desk Officer for the Canadian Foreign Ministry (2 years); was a reserve combat engineer in the Canadian army (6 years); and served on the Board of Directors for Alchem Field Services and the Canada Chemical Corporation. Rob also founded the oil and gas clean technology company VERDIS Synthetic Fuels in 2010.