Kelly has worked in the technology industry while living in the US, Europe, Africa, South East Asia, and China. Kelly worked with Emerson Network Power, now Vertiv, as EMEA Director of Strategic Accounts leading a team of Mechanical, Electrical, and Software Engineers in the Data Centre industry advising on strategic builds in telecommunication, collocation and managed service sectors.
Kelly’s experience in the technology industry in 2014 heavily influenced her interest in the blockchain and cryptocurrency space as an early investor. In 2017 Kelly invested in and joined BlockApps as Global Vice President of Sales. BlockApps is a leading Blockchain organization based in New York, the first company incubated out of ConsenSys in 2015 with Joe Lubin as a founder and Kieren James-Lubin as Founder and CEO.
In early 2018 Kelly was recognized in Forbes Magazine as a ‘Pioneer’ in Blockchain and Microsoft recognized Kelly with their award for Hypergrowth Innovation Leadership. Kelly is the Vice Chair of the Real Estate Committee within the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance. In 2018 Kelly completed a Masters of Business from Warwick Business School, England specializing in Entrepreneur Finance.