President, DuPont Sustainable Solutions
Davide Vassallo is president, DuPont Sustainable Solutions. In this role, he leads a global operations management consulting business specializing in transforming workplaces and work cultures to deliver sustained improvements in safety, productivity and capability. He was appointed to this position in September 2016.
Since joining DuPont Sustainable Solutions in 2010, Davide has focused on helping corporations manage operational risk, achieve operational excellence and improve business performance while also reducing their environmental footprints. He brings experience across a range of industries, including oil and gas, transportation, telecommunications, manufacturing, and infrastructure development.
Prior to joining DuPont, Davide was global leader of the Sustainability practice at Arthur D. Little, a global management consulting firm. Areas in which he was involved included sustainability strategy, carbon management, emission trading, renewable energies, and environmental and safety assessment and management. Prior to that, he was sustainability manager at H3G SpA, a mobile telecommunication business, and a project manager at the Italian National Environmental Protection Agency.
Davide is a graduate of Polytechnic of Turin (Italy) with a degree in Environmental Engineering. He has published over 50 articles for newspapers, journals, magazines and conferences on risk management, leadership, carbon management, life cycle assessment, environmental assessments and sustainable development.