Dave is an accomplished operations and turnaround executive whose clients benefit from his deep expertise in the automotive and management consulting industries. He has extensive international experience across multiple functions, including supply chain, operations, and restructuring. During his 30 years of professional engagements, Dave has performed in a variety of leadership roles such as CEO of a large plastic-injection-molding firm. He began his career at Ford Motor Company, which included an international assignment in São Paulo. He also held leadership positions at Visteon and Tower International and cofounded an engineering design firm with operations in China and the United States. Prior to joining AlixPartners, he was president and CEO of Otto Environmental Systems.
Dave has an MBA from the Duke University Fuqua School of Business. He is fluent in Portuguese and English.