David McGraw

David McGraw

Senior Manager Consumer & Industrial Products Chicago

You want David on your team if you are a manufacturer looking to use leading-edge technology to lower the cost of goods sold by reducing downtime, quality issues, energy consumption, and shop-floor safety incidents.

David is a recognized leader in digital manufacturing transformation with a deep understanding of data science, data engineering, and cloud architecture. He’s a strategic thinker who sees the bigger picture while also analyzing the fine details to ensure ongoing success for his clients. His hands-on and collaborative work style allows for effective leadership of technical teams and resources, ensuring all goals, tasks and projects are executed both on time and within budget.

Before joining West Monroe, David worked at Hitachi Consulting, where he was a director and solution owner for use of industrial internet of things (IIoT) and data science for projects involving predictive maintenance (PdM) and Industry 4.0. David has a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree from the University of South Florida.

What makes David different

Earlier in David's career, he co-founded Predikto, a predictive analytics start-up that was acquired by United Technologies. This experience gives him keen insight into what it’s like to drive a new venture from conception.

Where David makes an impact

Through the use of Industry 4.0 solutions, David helped one mid-market packing company identify opportunities to reduce cost of goods sold by about 10%, increasing EBITDA by around 40%.

Meet the Consumer & Industrial Products team