Kris Kolstad

Vice President, Marketing and Business Development
Kris Kolstad, Vice President, Marketing & Business Development

Kristofer Kolstad serves as the Vice President of Marketing and Business Development for Kaman Specialty Bearings & Engineered Products. In his role, Kris is responsible for M&A initiatives, global business development, leading the development and execution of strategic sales and marketing plans, and exploring large growth opportunities for the four businesses. In addition, Kris leads the development and execution of brand building, lead generation, and marketing initiatives for all Kaman Specialty Bearings brands.

Prior to joining Kaman, Kris held positions at UTC Aerosystems including business development and program management. Kris began his career at Kaman’s Fuzing division in Mechanical Design and Analysis.

Kris holds a Master of Business Administration in International Marketing and a Master of Science in Material Science at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Kris graduated from Yale University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering.