David joined the Vertex Board of Advisors as Chairman in September 2014. His extensive industry experience is a considerable asset as our services evolve based on the changing demands from utility customers and stakeholders. After a successful career of 28 years, David recently retired from Accenture, where he was the Senior Partner responsible for managing the company’s North American Utility Practice. While at Accenture, he spearheaded over a dozen CIS implementations at large utilities including PPL, National Grid, Orange & Rockland, Exelon and Constellation. He also was responsible for Accenture’s Business Process Operations at utilities including BC Hydro, Enbridge and Washington Gas.