Kelly Hill (PhD)

Senior Consultant

Asia-Pacific, Adelaide

Kelly is a Senior Consultant (Senior Innovation Manager) at Isle Utilities Asia-Pacific, based in Adelaide, South Australia. 

With a background in Integrated Water Management, and Catchment Management, Kelly has a breadth of knowledge and experience from working with Utilities, Research organisations and regulators (both health, and environmental) over the past 15 years in both the UK and Australia. 

She has hands-on experience of building cross-sectoral and collaborative research and innovation programs to address national and international challenges. Kelly is passionate about supporting the water industry to meet business goals through research, innovation and adoption. 

She is responsible for leading our Technology Innovation Program, Bulk Water Innovation Partnership, and the Asia-Pacific team in the World Water Innovation Forum, bringing promising research, innovation and technology to the attention of our members. Her role also focuses on delivering bespoke research and innovation studies, projects / programs for clients across Australia, New Zealand and the Asia-Pacific region.

Kelly has a PhD in Integrated Water Management. 


B.Sc. (Hons) Environmental Management – University of Northampton, England

M.Sc. Sustainable Catchment Management – University of Dundee, Scotland 

PhD Engineering – Integrated Water Management – University of South Australia, Australia