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Kelly has 20 years experience in power generation starting in nuclear and gas before moving into renewables.

He has held several senior positions with Blackrock, Bord Gáis Energy, Energia Renewables & Platina Partners LLP.

He has a T3 Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from Cape Technikon and a MBA from Manchester Business School.




prof Andrew Keane

Co-Founder &


Andrew is a Professor in the School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, University College Dublin.

He has over 10 years experience in smart network research, development and deployment. Andrew leads the R&D activities of NovoGrid.                                   



Dr Peter Richardson

Co-Founder &

Chief Technology Officer

Peter manages all technological aspects of NovoGrid. He is a former Senior Researcher at the School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering in University College Dublin with experience in renewable generation and smart grid technologies. In 2013, Peter was awarded an Enterprise Ireland Commercialisation Fund project, the success of which led to the founding of NovoGrid.



Paul Manning

Co-Founder &

Chief Commercial Officer

Paul is an MBA graduate of the Smurfit Business School, who has run his own energy management company for many years and has worked for several start-up companies in business development and market analysis roles, including the successful University College Dublin spin-out company BiancaMed.