Resume

Thank you for your interest. Here is just a short summary of my professional career and some relevant data. Feel free to send me an email if you would like to get in touch.

SKILLS

Leadership – Strategic Planning – C-level & Board management – Advisory – Partnerships & MoU’s – Program Management – Operations – Capital Projects

SECTORS

Infrastructure – Power & Utilities – Transport – Mining & Resources – Tech – Sustainable Energy – OEMs – Science

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Cowlines Mobility Group Corp

Co-Founder and President
  • 2017 – Present
  • Vancouver, Canada

Changing the way you move around your city, forever. Cowlines aims to seamlessly integrate all modes of transport, public & private, into a single platform, globally.


Strategic & Major Projects Advisor

  • 2017 – Present
  • Vancouver, Canada

Providing strategic leadership to clients on major projects across western Canada, with a focus on private organizations, local governments, and First Nations.


Wazuku Advisory Group Inc

Senior Associate. Capital Projects & Strategic Advisory
  • 2016 – Present
  • Vancouver, Canada

Head of Capital Projects Advisory practice, and strategic counsel to clients across the region.


Cadex Electronics Inc

Director Product Sales & Marketing
  • 2015 – 2016
  • Vancouver, Canada

Executive role responsible for leading the global sales channel & marketing strategies in 70+ countries.


Eaton Corporation 

EMEA Corporate Marketing Manager 
  • 2013 – 2015
  • Geneva Area, Switzerland

Leading cross-division segment-specific strategic initiatives at Senior Level across the EMEA region.

Project Manager – Capital Projects
  • 2007 – 2013
  • Vancouver, Canada

Execution of major infrastructure, resource, and commercial capital projects across Canada, Alaska and Peru.


Schneider Electric

Project & Marketing Manager 
  • 2005 – 2007
  • Barcelona, Spain

Establishment of the Merten subsidiary in the country and development of corporate partnerships and partner network.


KNX Association (Spain)

Executive Director 
  • 2002 – 2005
  • Barcelona, Spain

Member of Board of Directors and Head of the KNX Building Automation Industry Organization


Spanish Home & Building Automation Association (CEDOM)

General Secretary 
  • 2002 – 2005
  • Barcelona, Spain

Member of Board of Directors, Executive Director and Spokesperson of the organization representing the industry at a national an international level

EDUCATION

PUBLICATIONS

Project Development 101

Author David Oliver, with contribution from Dr. Michael Max Buehler. Supported by the Project Management International Educational Foundation (PMIef). ISBN 978-1-7750179-0-5. First Printed: June 2017

Smart Installations in Home and Buildings

Author: David Oliver and Leopoldo Molina. Published by McGraw Hill. ISBN 8448199464. First Printed: February 2005