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David Gottschlich

Chief Scientist

Headquarters
44426 Atwater Drive
Ashburn, Virginia 20147
USA

As Chief Scientist, David is Chair of IPA’s Review Board, which reviews all IPA deliverables. In addition, he contributes to and reviews most of IPA’s statistical model development work. Throughout his career at IPA, David has led benchmarking studies and individual project evaluations for a wide range of industries and clients. Has also participated in re-engineering studies of capital project systems and has authored several research studies. He specializes in new technology projects.

David’s areas of expertise include new technology, megaprojects, the pharmaceutical industry, forest products, specialty chemicals, and modeling the connections between outcomes and practices. Prior to IPA, he worked in R&D and in projects at Westvaco (now MeadWestvaco).

David holds a Ph.D. and MA in Chemical Engineering from Princeton University in Princeton, New Jersey and a BA in Physics from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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