Dell Inc. - Executive Director of Sustainability
David Lear serves as the Executive Director of Dell’s sustainability programs. He leads Sustainability programs to create long-term stakeholder value and opportunities by integrating economic, social and environmental responsibility into Dell’s core business strategies. His team engages key stakeholders including’ Customers, NGOs, regulators, industry groups, and agencies to collaborate on global policy and standards development.
David joined Dell in 2006 as Director of Product Safety and Environmental Affairs, responsible for the delivery of Dell global product compliance programs, covering EMC, ESD, Acoustics, Environmental and Safety requirements. Prior to joining Dell, David served in various roles in design and manufacturing in the IT and Test & Measurement industry where he specialized in the development of product and manufacturing technologies. David holds a BS in Chemistry and Biology from Missouri State University, and a Masters in Finance from the University of Indianapolis.