Mr. Kelly serves as KBR’s President, Technology. He assumed this role in September 2019 and is responsible for KBR’s global technology licensing business, delivering technology, proprietary equipment, engineering and technical services to the refining, petrochemical and synthesis gas segments. He joined KBR in 2010.

Mr. Kelly previously served as Senior Vice President for Business Development and Marketing for KBR’s Technology Business and prior to that led KBR’s Refining Technology business.

Mr. Kelly has over 35 years of experience in the Refining and Petrochemical Industry. He started his career as a process engineer at Shell Oil Company in Houston. Since then, he has held various leadership positions including Chief Operating Officer at ZEEP, Vice President at Invensys (now AVEVA) and Vice President at Aspen Technology.

Mr. Kelly has a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Oklahoma and is a Licensed Professional Engineer registered in Texas.

Doug Kelly

President, Technology



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