Global Managing Director
DuPont Sustainable Solutions
Davide Vassallo is Global Managing Director, 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 July 2014.
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. He has supported many leading national and multinational companies in facing sustainable development and corporate responsibility challenges.
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.
Additionally, Davide has published over 50 articles for newspapers, journals, environmental magazines and conference proceedings on risk management, leadership, carbon management, life cycle assessment, environmental assessments and sustainable development.
Davide is a graduate of Polytechnic of Turin (Italy) with a degree in Environmental Engineering. Davide resides in Wilmington, DE with his wife and three children.