President, Global Trade Management
David joined Livingston in April 2017. He is a strategic global operations executive with extensive supply chain and leadership experience in service and manufacturing markets. He has broad knowledge of global forwarding, customs brokerage, trade services, sales and marketing, as well as account and data management.
Prior to joining Livingston, David served as Senior Vice President, Customs and Trade Advisory Services at Toll Global Forwarding, where he was responsible for the vision, strategy, execution, design and development of the customs services product. He worked with the executive team to manage operations across the entire Americas and served as the Head of Regulatory Compliance and Head of Commercial Strategy.
Before joining Toll, David was Senior Vice President, Country Head of Customs Services with Panalpina from 2011 to 2015. In addition to managing the U.S. country operations, he also served as Panalpina’s global strategist. Working with the geographic heads, he focused the sales teams, designed new metrics that drove improvements in service, and grew the business year over year.
David holds an MBA in International Management from the Thunderbird School of Global Management in Glendale, Arizona, and is a U.S. Licensed Customs Broker.