David Roberts

Chief Innovation Officer

Indiana Economic Development Corporation

David Roberts serves as Chief Innovation Officer for the State of Indiana.  He was previously the President of the Battery Innovation Center, a public-private partnership focused on next generation energy storage technologies.  He was also the CEO of a battery manufacturer, legal counsel for a Fortune 100 company, engineer in the defense sector, corporate board member of domestic and international organizations, and a patent and business attorney.  He represents the state for various initiatives, including the AgriNovus Indiana and 16Tech boards, the Volkswagen Mitigation Trust Committee, and the Governor’s Workforce Council. 

 

David Roberts

Chief Innovation Officer

Indiana Economic Development Corporation

David Roberts serves as Chief Innovation Officer for the State of Indiana.  He was previously the President of the Battery Innovation Center, a public-private partnership focused on next generation energy storage technologies.  He was also the CEO of a battery manufacturer, legal counsel for a Fortune 100 company, engineer in the defense sector, corporate board member of domestic and international organizations, and a patent and business attorney.  He represents the state for various initiatives, including the AgriNovus Indiana and 16Tech boards, the Volkswagen Mitigation Trust Committee, and the Governor’s Workforce Council.