Co-Founder and CEO, Zipline
Keller Rinaudo is CEO and co-founder of Zipline, a drone delivery service with a mission of delivering life-saving medicine to the world’s most difficult-to-reach places. Since he co-launched the company in Rwanda in 2016, its drones have flown 300,000 kilometers in more than 5,000 flights to deliver 7,000 units of blood. Prior to Zipline, Rinaudo was a software engineer and a professional rock climber. While he was studying at Harvard University, he worked in the Bauer Genomics Lab from 2005 to 2008, building computers out of RNA and DNA that can operate in human cells as molecular doctors.