Dave is the Executive Vice President of Content Sales at Rakuten Kobo. He is responsible for global content revenue and margin and manages a network of local merchandising and sales teams in over a dozen countries. Dave also holds responsibility for Kobo’s Big Data, Content & Product Analytics to offer customer insights, drive innovation and ensure a data-driven culture inside Kobo’s content teams.
Before joining Kobo, Dave was a management consultant with Accenture where he focused on retail operations and international market expansion. Prior to Accenture, Dave spent seven years with Indigo Books & Music Inc. working in the areas of supply chain, inventory management and assortment planning. Dave holds an MBA from the Ivey Business School and lives in the Beaches area of Toronto with his wife and twin daughters.