Iain Kelly


Research Fellow

Director Regulatory Policy & Issue Management

Iain Kelly, Ph.D., is Research Fellow and Director Regulatory Policy and Issue Management at Bayer CropScience in Research Triangle Park.

He has over 30 years’ experience in the agrochemical industry with Bayer CropScience and legacy companies, holding a wide variety of technical and regulatory positions relating to assessing and managing the risks and benefits associated with the use of crop protection products.

He is currently Director of Regulatory Policy and Issue Management and is a Bayer Research Fellow. Over the last few years, a primary responsibility has been coordinating a range of bee health-related topics. He is the immediate past chair of CropLife America’s Pollinator Team. A native of Scotland, he has lived in the U.S. since 1986 and is now a citizen.