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David Walker

David Walker

David Walker, Chief Executive Officer DNV GL Energy, from the United Kingdom, has a wide breadth of expertise and more than 30 years of international experience covering the entire energy value chain. He started his career as a geologist for American oil company, Amoco, before moving into operations and then major capital project management – the latter for BHP Billiton, the Anglo-Australian mining company. He was President of BHP Billiton’s petroleum operations in the North Sea, North Africa, Middle East and Australia. He joined DNV in 2007 to further develop its energy business and then moved into the role of Chief Strategy Officer within the DNV Group, where he was closely involved in the start of DNV KEMA. Walker was appointed as CEO of DNV KEMA as of June 2012 and CEO of DNV GL Energy mid-September 2013 following the merger of DNV Group with Germanischer Lloyd.

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Resilience in global supply chains

When companies think about the resilience of their business to extreme weather events or natural disasters such as earthquakes or tsunamis, they tend to focus on their own physical and human assets or IT systems. But what if something happened to the ...

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