Robert Catell

Robert Catell is Chairman of the Advanced Energy Research and Technology Center at Stony Brook (AERTC) and the NYS Smart Grid Consortium. His career with Brooklyn Union began in 1958, where he rose to CEO; Chairman and CEO of KeySpan Corporation, the successor of Brooklyn Union; and Chairman, U.S., National Grid, which acquired KeySpan in 2007, until his retirement in 2009. Mr. Catell serves on numerous Boards in Brooklyn and beyond and currently chairs Futures in Education Endowment Fund and Cristo Rey Brooklyn High School.