Juliette MacKay joined Cool Planet in 2012 and progressed through leadership roles including Operations Excellence Coordinator, Director of R&D Operations, Director of Operations, and Head of Technical Support where she oversaw Cool Planet’s carbon-based product developments. She was promoted to VP, Technology and Innovation in April of 2018 to lead the development of Cool Planet’s growing Engineered Biocarbon™ technology, including overseeing R&D, QC, new product development, capital projects, and the company’s IP portfolio. She also serves as the Corporate Secretary.
Prior to serving at Cool Planet, MacKay progressed through leadership roles at ExxonMobil for 11 years. Most recently, MacKay had served as the Project Development Group Leader for the Torrance Refinery where she managed the group responsible for justifying and progressing early development of capital projects greater than $4M.
MacKay received her Bachelors of Science in Chemical Engineering from Rice University and is expected to receive her MBA from UCLA Anderson School of Management in 2021.