David Thomlinson

Global Head, Geographic Strategy and Operations, Accenture

BEng, Univ. of Sheffield; Chartered Engineer. With Accenture: 1992-2000, global utilities practice; 2001, Managing Partner, N. America Utilities; 2002, Managing Partner, EMEA Resources Operating Unit; 2003, Global Chief Exec., Global Resources; 2006-11, MD, UK & Ireland; since 2007, Chief Geographic Strategy & Ops Officer; resp. for building and extending market-leading position in key geographies worldwide; 2012, relocated to Shanghai, China to focus on driving growth across the emerging markets; Co-Founder, UK Utilities practice. Member, Institution of Civil Engineers and Structural Engineers. Fellow, Royal Academy of Engineering.