David Sedge is Vice President of Strategy & Development for Wood’s Operations business in the Americas. Responsible for establishing the strategic direction of the business in US, Canada, Latin America, and the Caribbean, he also accountable for business development and key market growth. Prior to this, David was Group Director of Technical Assurance and formerly Vice President of Wood’s Gulf of Mexico business.
With more than 20 years’ engineering and oil and gas industry experience, David has spent the last 10 years in a variety of operational and functional leadership roles and actively engaged with many domestic and international industry and governmental representative bodies. Prior to joining Wood in 2010, David worked for BP and General Electric and has lived in the UK, Indonesia, Australia and now the US.
He is an incorporated mechanical engineer, a member of both the Institution of Mechanical Engineers and American Society of Mechanical Engineers. He holds a bachelor’s degree in offshore & mechanical engineering and is currently studying a master’s degree in business administration (MBA) at Louisiana State University (LSU).