David Hudson is a Senior Consultant with Asset Performance Canada, based out of the company’s office in Calgary, Alberta. David possesses more than 15 years of experience in the oil and gas industry, with a focus on project management and process optimization. He brings a detailed, practical understanding of the unique operational concerns of Canada to his role.

Throughout his career, David has helped clients reduce cost, improve productivity, and enhance quality through the application of sound engineering principles, creative problem solving, and adherence to the tenants of Lean Six Sigma. As the head of Hudson Optimization Consulting, he provided clients with operational process diagnostics, quality system and data analytics, and operational improvement plan development and management services.

Prior to this, David served as a Turnaround Advisor for Chevron Canada. In this role, he organized and managed pre-turnaround activities to optimize readiness. He also worked to strengthen the turnaround work process through the identification of process gaps and the creation of strategies to effectively close said gaps.

David holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Bradford, and a degree in FMM Operations Management from Cranfield University.