PARIS, Jan 16 (Reuters) - Palantir Technologies is expecting 2018 sales of around $1 billion, its French executive Fabrice Bregier told BFM Business on Wednesday.
Known for helping the U.S. government track down al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, Palantir does confidential work for defence and intelligence agencies.
Private sector customers include aircraft maker Airbus .
Bregier joined Palantir from Airbus where he was chief operating officer for commercial aircraft.
Reporting by Gwenaelle Barzic; editing by Sudip Kar-Gupta and Jason Neely