David King

Co-founder and CTO, Gulf Wind Technology

David King is co-founder and CTO of Gulf Wind Technology, wind turbine innovator, and a composite design engineer. He has designed wind turbine blades deployed in China, India, Europe, and North America. He has worked on blade design for both offshore and onshore projects including typhoon class blades that have been successfully deployed and maintained operation post named storm. He looks forward to solving a similar challenge in the Gulf of Mexico with the added challenge of low wind speed turbulent environments. 

David grew up in South Texas working on and flying in general aviation aircraft. Flying sparked his interest in composites and aerodynamics. He has co-founded Gulf Wind Technology with the mission of growing and catalyzing offshore wind energy. At Gulf Wind Technology he strives to develop the collaboration across industry required to bring about innovative solutions that will unlock the green electron.