Speaker Profile

David Hudson

Vice President, Sustainability Management & Strategy

Avangard Innovative

David Hudson is the Vice President of Commercial Business for the Houston, TX-based waste and recycling optimization company, Avangard Innovative. In his role David is responsible for the profitable growth of the company, leading all aspects business development, sales, and trading for the company.

Prior to joining Avangard Innovative, David worked for San Francisco, CA-based Recology, Inc. where he led the sales and marketing for the company which included the company’s commodities, commodities brokerage, organics, supermarket organics, and special waste divisions.

Before joining Recology, David worked for Houston, TX-based Strategic Materials, Inc. where he held leadership positions in the areas of operations, sales, and government & industry affairs. Before joining Strategic, David worked in building materials and financial services industries where he worked in the areas of operations, government affairs, finance, sales, and equity trading.

David holds a BBA in Management from Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas and a MBA in Global Leadership with honors from Tulane University, in New Orleans, Louisiana.

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