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David Petrucci

Managing Director

David Petrucci

Practice Leader: Supply Chain & Operations Charlotte 

Professional Experience

David is a Managing Director and the global lead for Protiviti’s Supply Chain & Operations Solutions Practice. He has 30 years of operational improvement and innovation experience working across industry, technology and consulting organizations. His specialty is developing new business and organizational models enabled by the intersection of business & technology.

David started his career in product development and manufacturing working in the auto industry for Delphi, Valero, Tenneco and Honda. He added to his experience working for IBM where he managed the advanced planning and supply chain management functions for their PC business. David continued building new solutions and organizations while at IBM across sales, consulting and software business units. He finished his IBM career leading IBM’s software MA Sales Integration team & IBM’s SaaS transformation program. David shifted his career to extend his focus on advanced analytics where he led the non-financial services analytics organization at Genpact. His focus was to drive operational improvement, margin and competitiveness through building advanced analytics capabilities through the organization. He also led the IoT and Supply Chain functions for Genpact. At Oliver Wyman David led the NA engineering, manufacturing and operations specialized business unit driving deep SME capabilities to the general consulting capabilities. David most recently led manufacturing strategy for Microsoft where his team defined solutions & strategy across industries for engineering, manufacturing, supply chain and operations for Microsoft.

Major Projects

  • Led the Biden Secure & Resilient Supply Chain, Executive Order program for Microsoft
  • Led OT transformation program for Microsoft
  • Led Microsoft Cloud for Manufacturing & Supply Chain program for Microsoft
  • Drove NextGen 202X manufacturing cloud pharma & life science customer program 
  • Led multiple Private Equity supply chain & operations improvement programs
  • Led $150m Automotive OEM vehicle cost reduction program 
  • Led aerospace new plant build & launch program
  • Led multi-site rail manufacturer operational improvement program
  • Drove large Consumer Goods OTC AI/ML based exception management improvement program
  • Developed Renewable Energy ML based operations improvement program

Areas of Expertise

  • Supply Chain
  • Procurement
  • Operational Excellence
  • Manufacturing
  • Engineering
  • Analytics
  • M&A
  • BPO

Industry Expertise

  • Retail & Consumer Goods
  • Manufacturing & Distribution
  • Energy
  • Defense

Education

  • The Ohio State University
    • MBA - Operations
  • The University of Dayton:
    • BS - Mechanical Engineering
    • BS - Manufacturing Engineering

Professional Memberships and Certifications

  • Manufacturers Alliance: Advisory Board