Laura Kennedy is President and Co-Owner of Global Power Technologies (GPT) providing the gas industry with the lowest emission and highest reliability off-grid power systems to support industry's "energy transition" to greener operations. With a lifelong passion for math and science, Laura holds a Bachelor of Applied Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Waterloo, a Master’s in Science in Mechanical Engineering from MIT and a Master’s in Science of Management from MIT Sloan. Prior to starting GPT, she worked in operational roles at Hewlett Packard, ABB and Talisman Energy.
Alongside her work as a mechanical engineer and a business entrepreneur, Laura is a proud mom to a fun-loving daughter and wrangler of a wild pandemic puppy. She loves to sew and uses her creativity to make costumes for her daughter’s musical theatre school.