David joined IBM in 2002 and has 27 years deploying ERP, Supply Chain, Analytic, IoT and AI solutions to a variety of manufacturers in electronics, chemicals, agribusiness, consumer products and both upstream and downstream oil & gas companies.
In the last three years, David has driven the use of AI in the manufacturing environment and helped shape IBM’s offerings and solutions for Industry 4.0, IoT and cognitive. David is IBM’s Global Leader for IBM’s Cognitive Plant advisor which uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to improve business results from manufacturing processes.
David is an industry veteran with broad consulting experience in oil and gas, chemicals, consumer products, services, electronics, foods and agribusiness. He has assisted early-stage businesses to Fortune 100 corporations, including 3M, Cargill,Shell, Sasol, G&K Services, Abbott Labs, PepsiCo, Hanesbrands and Sara Lee Foods.