Rory Gleeson

Rory Gleeson

CEO at SkyGrid

Startupbootcamp Energy Australia Mentor

Rory has over 20 years’ experience working in the technology industry. For most of this time he worked for Ericsson, the world’s largest telecommunications services company. He was responsible for designing complex telecommunication solutions for operator networks around the world.He had always been interested in running a startup, so with 2 others he founded SkyGrid in 2015.

SkyGrid is an Internet of Things company focused on improving field service operations. SkyGrid were selected by Telstra to participate in the 2016 Muru-d accelerator program, so with the team he moved to Sydney for a year, and has recently returned to Melbourne.Rory is the CEO of SkyGrid. He is passionate about technology, especially the Internet of Things and Big Data, and how they can transform the world we live in, and open new business opportunities. In his spare time, he loves to build gimmicky IoT devices with ESP8266 chips.