David Bernardi - Telesystem
Special Advisor

David is Telesystem’s Chief Technology Officer. He has more than 30 years of experience in product development, project management and venture capital. He has headed up large software development teams in Montreal and India in a multi-site, multi-schedule environment. He has provided technical and program governance for the world’s first civilian data satellite constellation. As a consultant, he has helped major telecommunications carriers re-engineer their operations for speed and efficiency. His experience also includes negotiating complex international joint-ventures, 7 years on a US public company board (sold for $1.9B in 2018), and providing technical and commercial guidance to numerous projects and start-ups. David is currently a board member for Averna Technologies, Centech, CVTCORP, and NorthStar Earth & Space.