James Keravala is co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of OffWorld Consortium developing industrial space infrastructure including space based solar power, propellant depots, space robotics and cis-lunar operations. He started his career in the space launch industry managing launch programs overseeing over a dozen successful orbital launches on Russian, European and U.S. launch vehicles. Satellite design, integration engineering and program management were part of this process. Keravala also architected major space programs including new space agencies and launches at Surrey Satellite Technology and Shackleton Energy space propellant depots utilizing requiring lunar mining and a continuous supply of fuel in space. He is on advisory boards and Board of Directors of a number of space institutes including the National Space Society.