Vice Admiral (ret.) Jeffrey Trussler joins Terradepth as Senior Advisor
AUSTIN, Texas, 11 October, 2023 - Terradepth, a leading provider of Ocean Data as a Service, has engaged Vice Admiral (ret.) Jeffrey Trussler as a senior advisor.
Vice Admiral Trussler just retired from a remarkable 39-year career in the US Navy where he served as a submarine and nuclear power officer before transitioning to intelligence, information warfare, and advanced technology development. He commanded the ballistic missile submarine USS MARYLAND (SSBN 738), Task Force SIX NINE in Naples, Italy where he was in charge of US Navy and allied undersea operations in the European and African theaters, and the Undersea Warfighting Development Center responsible for innovation, technological, and tactical development. He finished his Navy career as the Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Information Warfare and as the 69th Director of Naval Intelligence.
As a senior advisor to Terradepth, Jeffrey Trussler will provide strategic guidance across the Terradepth business; his role will be instrumental in shaping Terradepth's strategy and ensuring that the company remains at the forefront of ocean exploration and innovation.
“Vice Admiral Trussler understands the value of data-driven decision-making at a fundamental level - and is intimately familiar with the requirement to scale our ocean observations to make better, faster decisions in the maritime ecosystem. With his deep expertise and distinguished background, we’re honored to welcome Vice Admiral Trussler to Terradepth. He’ll make us better as we continue disrupting the ocean data value chain through faster, greener, and cheaper ocean data,” said Joe Wolfel, CEO of Terradepth.
Terradepth is an ocean data-as-a-service company focused on scaling subsea data collection and dissemination, enabling unprecedented exploration of the underwater environment. This is accomplished by environmentally friendly survey and monitoring operations that collect ocean data at the edge, combined with an immersive, cloud-native geospatial data management solution for ocean data visualization, collaboration, and analysis. These capabilities enable better and faster ocean decisions.