David Kelly

CEO & CTO, InnovaSea Systems Inc

Role: Associate

Site: CDL-Atlantic

Stream: Oceans

David Kelly is CEO and chief technology officer of Innovasea, which is revolutionizing aquaculture and advancing the science of fish tracking to make our oceans and freshwater ecosystems sustainable for future generations. Under his leadership, Innovasea has evolved from a US-based fish farming equipment supplier to a global aquaculture technology leader with offices in Canada, Norway, Chile, Greece and Australia Prior to Innovasea, David served as president and chief executive officer of Bluefin Robotics, a provider of autonomous underwater vehicles and related marine robotics technology. He is a senior executive and technologist with experience that ranges from early-stage high-tech companies to Fortune 500 firms. David holds a bachelor’s in electrical engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, a master’s in computer science from the University of Texas at Dallas and an MBA from Southern Methodist University.