Vice President, Enterprise Application Services Europe, Cognizant Technology Solutions
SPEAKER IN 2017 / GLOBAL SOURCING, LOGISTICS & MOBILITY
Now in his seventh year with Cognizant, Dave brings over 30 years of Industry, IT Consulting and Leadership experience with 15 years in the Oil & Gas industry and 15 years in IT business consulting including several major ERP implementations, support projects and business unit management.
Having specialized in large scale Business Transformation through global ERP-enabled programs and Application Outsourcing in both Solution Sales and Delivery during tenures with Deloitte, Accenture and Atos, Dave moved into Practice Management leveraging his experience within Industry as a user and customer of packaged software vendors and with Cognizant’s competitors serving diverse clients in several industry verticals. Dave now leads Cognizant’s European CRM and IPM Practices which focus on delivering innovative solutions in Digital Customer Experience, Applications Modernisation and Digital Integration Enablement.
Dave is an engineering graduate and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electronic and Information Engineering from the Robert Gordon University. Dave lives in Aberdeen Scotland and is married to Mandy and has two grown up children who are currently studying Medicine and Econometrics at University.