David Chen

Vice President – IT/Enterprise Solutions

David is an alumnus of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, having earned his degree in the applied sciences. He brings over 20 years of information technology business and consulting experience, including the last 16 years heavily focused in ERP, providing SAP and Oracle/Peoplesoft consulting and resource delivery to major system integrators and Fortune 500 firms, including ATOS, AT&T Mobility, Coca-Cola, Consumers Energy, Hewlett-Packard, Home Depot, Hackett Group/Answerthink, KPMG, Oracle, SAP America, Sapient, Teradata, Turner Broadcasting, among others.

David is a results-driven professional, and was previously the Vice President of Global Delivery at ACS Group, a $720M IT consulting firm based in Atlanta. Prior to this, David was founder and managing director of Ascension Technology Group, an ERP solutions consulting firm based in Atlanta with clients served in North America (US, Canada, Mexico), EMEA and APAC countries. Prior to his foray into IT business consulting, David was founder and CEO of a successful telecom business in the 1990’s while in graduate school, capitalizing on the pending deregulation of the telecom industry. He is a lifetime member of Sigma Pi Sigma (professor nominated while at MIT), and is a published author in several scientific & medical journals. David has earned countless awards for sales, sales management, and outstanding dedication and service. He specializes in building high impact teams, streamlining and maximizing effectiveness of existing teams, and architecting best-of-breed technology solutions to provide win-win solutions for his clients. David grew up in Atlanta, and is actively involved in giving back to the community and a strong supporter of social responsibility in business. He is an avid tennis player and loves to sail, hike, and bike with his family and travel whenever possible.