Dr. David Post is IBM Blockchain’s Strategy and Platform Growth Leader with responsibility for ecosystem and go to market strategy, developer advocacy, and strategic partnerships. With substantial experience driving innovation at the intersection of emerging business models and disruptive technologies, David is excited to be working in the rapidly evolving enterprise blockchain space. Previously, David served as IBM’s Global Enterprise Government and Healthcare Leader where as a member of the senior industry leadership team he was responsible for strategy, sales execution, and industry growth initiatives. Before that, David was as an Executive Manager on IBM’s Global Smarter Cities team where he helped scale the business from an internal IBM start-up into an industry leading global brand.
Prior roles include IBM’s Global Offering Lead for Sustainability Strategy, Deputy Lead for IBM’s Economic Development Strategy Practice in North America and a consultant to multiple World Bank business units. David enjoys traveling internationally for both work and fun, and has experience in over 60 countries on six continents. David holds a PhD from Georgetown University and is a Lecturer at Columbia University.