Ben Marchionna

Ben Marchionna

Director, Technology & Innovation
Electra Aero

Mr. Ben Marchionna was most recently Vice President, Global Operations at SkySpecs, a startup company developing and fielding at-scale autonomous robotics technologies and AI-based asset management solutions for the clean energy industry. While at SkySpecs, he built an international team of over 150 professionals to execute the global scaling of SkySpecs products. Prior to SkySpecs, he was a graduate of the Engineering Leadership Development Program at the Lockheed Martin Skunk Works, where he worked on a variety of revolutionary autonomous aircraft projects from conceptual design through flight test. Mr. Marchionna also serves on the Industry Advisory Board of the University of Michigan’s Department of Aerospace Engineering and as an appointee of Governor Gretchen Whitmer to the Unmanned Aircraft Systems Task Force for the State of Michigan.